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Chemistry came together for Schmidt, Lady Vols

Posted 6/27/2011 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE -- Basketball teams can win with eight players. Rarely can a team remain competitive through a season with eight players on its roster. Starkville Academy's girls basketball team did just that this season, finishing 19-14 after losing three senior starters from the previous season.

 

 

West Point's Ewings matured into leader

Posted 6/27/2011 in High School Sports

WEST POINT -- A Division I player has to have "it." Scoring, rebounding, passing -- all facets of basketball are important -- but there's something about a player who can be a team leader and push it to even greater heights.

 

 

Starkville High's Ware commits to MSU (w/video)

Posted 6/24/2011 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE -- The Gavin Ware show will remain a local production. The 6-foot-8 Starkville High School center gave a verbal commitment to play basketball for Mississippi State on Thursday in a press conference at SHS.

 

 

Boys Soccer Player of the Year: Alvaro Pichardo

Posted 6/23/2011 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE -- When the all-state and all-star soccer lists were released, there was a glaring omission: Alvaro Pichardo.

 

 

Helms steps down as coach to become assistant principal at WPHS

Posted 6/23/2011 in High School Sports

WEST POINT -- Jemmye Ann Helms has experienced success at multiple levels of organized basketball. In the past 20 years, the game has been in her blood, as a player in high school and college and as a coach. So when the 13-year coaching veteran decided to step away from her role as girls basketball coach at West Point High School, she made sure to give the move careful consideration.

 

 

Dispatch Softball Player of the Year: Swayze Hollenhead

Posted 6/22/2011 in High School Sports

MABEN -- Swayze Hollenhead left East Webster High School as a four-time state champion softball player.

 

 

Dispatch Softball Coach of the Year: Meleah Brown

Posted 6/22/2011 in High School Sports

MABEN -- As a senior pitcher at Bogue Chitto High School, Meleah Brown ended her star-studded prep career with a 1-0 loss to East Webster in the Mississippi High School Activities Association Class 1A South State title game.

 

 

Victory Christian baseball MVP heading to EMCC

Posted 6/22/2011 in High School Sports

Tyler Jones wants to study a profession in college which allows him to work with his hands. Makes sense.

 

Thinking of a master plan: Wright leads South Lamar through challenging season

Posted 6/21/2011 in High School Sports

MILLPORT, Ala. -- The success of Year 2 of the Lane Wright era at South Lamar High School was crafted well before the season started. When the 10-year coaching veteran made the switch from Sulligent to South Lamar, he inherited a team that lost eight seniors from a squad which reached the semifinals of the Alabama Class 1A state playoffs.

 

The arm that could: Senior ball player has more responsibility this year

Posted 6/21/2011 in High School Sports

CARROLLTON, Ala. -- Chase Davidson knew more would be placed on his shoulders this season at Pickens Academy. Just one of three seniors, the Pirates' ace pitcher would enter his final prep campaign without the run support that propelled the Alabama Independent Schools Association Class 2A squad to a 16-7 record and a second-round playoff berth in 2010.

 

No rest for the best: 7-on-7 passing camps keep quarterbacks, receivers sharp, improve camaraderie

Posted 6/20/2011 in High School Sports

Things will stay pretty much the same this season for the Noxubee County High School football team. Like last season, coach Tyrone Shorter feels the way to go is to run the ball. In 2010, the Tigers had the luxury of having an experienced offensive line.

 

Dispatch Small Schools Baseball Coach of the Year

Posted 6/19/2011 in High School Sports

HAMILTON -- Once you've won it all, second place is hard to accept.

 

 

Dispatch Large Schools Baseball Player of the Year

Posted 6/19/2011 in High School Sports

Austin Braddock is the Dispatch Large Schools Baseball Player of the Year as much for what he accomplished as what he had to overcome.

 

 

Dispatch Small Schools Baseball Player of the Year

Posted 6/19/2011 in High School Sports

HAMILTON -- Being "that guy" often comes with the challenge of getting every opponent's best effort.

 

 

Dispatch Large Schools Baseball Co-Coaches of the Year

Posted 6/19/2011 in High School Sports

Boyd and Branch. Or call them Branch and Boyd.

 

 

Prep girls soccer Player of the Year

Posted 6/17/2011 in High School Sports

It's hard to imagine Demi Menotti being quiet.

 

 

Prep girls soccer Coach of the Year

Posted 6/17/2011 in High School Sports

Mary Nagy can do it all with a smile.

 

 

Prep boys soccer: All-Area coaches nominations

Posted 6/16/2011 in High School Sports

Prep boys soccer: Coaches nominations

 

 

'Y'all vs. Us' will feature Noxubee County vs. Louisville

Posted 6/14/2011 in High School Sports

The Noxubee County and Louisville high school football programs will take center stage this season. The tradition-rich programs will be featured Thursday, Oct. 20, in Macon in the third season of Cellular South's "Y'all vs. Us" television broadcast package.

 

 

Local coaches mentor next crop of baseball prospects

Posted 6/9/2011 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE -- Team Mississippi held its final practice Wednesday afternoon at Mississippi State's Dudy Noble Field before departing for the Junior Sunbelt Classic in McAlester, Okla..

 

 

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