The West Point High School boys basketball team had its nine-game winning streak snapped Saturday after falling to Jackson Provine in a 91-79 shootout.
By the time Starkville High School's boys basketball team pulled even with top-ranked Class 3A team Midfield (Ala.), the Yellow Jackets had exhausted the extra juice used to chip away at a deficit that lasted more than three quarters.
This isn't Bri Edinburgh's show.
Sometimes a slow and steady pace is the best option.
STARKVILLE -- As Southeastern Conference play looms with the start of the new year, one question is obvious for the Mississippi State women's basketball team.
The knock on the door rousted Sammy Smith from his seat.
Columbus High School is in the market for a new football coach after Tony Stanford resigned Thursday. "After 38 years of coaching you know when it is time to move on," Stanford said. "The administration asked me to step down, so I did just that. Now they can go about getting somebody else in here."
The Golden Triangle will be well represented at noon Saturday (WTVA-WKDH) in the 27th annual Alabama-Mississippi All-Star football game at the Cramton Bowl in Montgomery, Ala.
James Hayes was looking for the right fit. More than two years ago, Hayes stood nearly 5-foot-8 and weighed around 150 pounds and realized there weren't many outside linebackers that size who made their presence felt on the football field.
CALEDONIA -- A team's strength up the middle often dictates its success.
"Dunk City" is coming to Starkville later this month.
On one possession Tuesday night, Columbus High's D.D. Walker and C.J. Scott teamed up on the Kemper County point guard.
STARKVILLE -- Stocking stuffers are popular at this time of the year.
Columbus High School senior point guard C.J. Scott really likes the pieces on his basketball team this season. Now it's a matter of putting it together.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- You can never have enough hugs. On an afternoon in which the people of Reform made Tuscaloosa their second home, Zev Finch took it upon himself to be the ambassador of good will for the Pickens County High School football team.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- Facing its toughest task of the season, the Pickens County High School defense went out and did what great defenses do: It won a championship. The Tornadoes put on a dominating clinic Thursday in a 38-18 victory against Maplesville to clinch the Alabama High School Athletic Association Class 1A state championship and the first in program history.
JACKSON -- The Hazlehurst High School football team's resume is impressive. Hazlehurst (14-1) will defend its 2012 Mississippi High School Activities Association Class 3A title at 11 a.m. against Louisville (15-0) at Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium in Jackson.
REFORM, Ala -- Dominate. The word greets you when you enter the Pickens County High School football team's locker room at G.S. Spruill Stadium. Coach Patrick Plott has personalized the message for his Tornadoes by transforming the letter "i" into a number 1, and the letter "a" into an A that signifies that team's classification -- 1A -- in the Alabama High School Athletic Association.
REFORM, Ala. -- The burden has been lifted from the shoulders of Eddie Doss.
STARKVILLE -- The Heritage Academy boys basketball team dropped three last-minute decisions to archrival Starkville Academy last season. Juniors Walker Brown and Hunter Sykes made sure there was no drama Tuesday night in the fourth quarter.
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