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Caledonia's Harbin signs with ICC

Posted 2/2/2018 in High School Sports

CALEDONIA -- The bug bit Hope Harbin early. Harbin doesn't remember exactly when it happened, but she recalls something about softball clicking with her when she was as young as 7 years old playing T-ball.

 

 

Falcons finding right stride in home stretch

Posted 2/2/2018 in High School Sports

Most coaches have a firm grasp on their basketball team's identity entering the final weeks of the season. Coaches know the realistic chances of their teams competing for a state championship. More often than not, a coach can list the character traits of their team. They also know the few extra things that might have to happen to help a team when the games matter the most.

 

New Hope boys' soccer edges Caledonia to make playoffs

Posted 1/31/2018 in High School Sports

CALEDONIA - Jake Crosson is at home in Caledonia.

 

Starkville Academy basketball squads sweep Canton Academy

Posted 1/30/2018 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE -- One thought kept pounding in Brady Richardson's head: District champs.

 

 

Heritage Academy beats rival Starkville Academy in boys' soccer action

Posted 1/30/2018 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE -- Lex Rogers is sticking to his story.

 

Columbus boys move to 4-0 in region play with rout of Tupelo

Posted 1/30/2018 in High School Sports

Columbus High School senior Denijay Harris felt like he owed his teammates a strong performance.

Balanced scoring leads Columbus girls to rout of region rival Tupelo

Posted 1/30/2018 in High School Sports

Columbus High School girls' basketball coach Yvonne Hairston may watch the tape to make sure it was her team on the floor Tuesday night.

 

Starkville boys remain on cruise control in region race

Posted 1/30/2018 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE -- The best version of the Starkville boys basketball team is a serious danger for anyone trying to contend for a Mississippi High School Activities Association (MHSAA) Class 6A championship. Tuesday night gave such contenders a glimpse of what that looks like.

 

 

Starkville girls avenge region loss to Murrah

Posted 1/30/2018 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE -- The gymnasium at Starkville High School was in a full-on celebration after Jariyah Covington's lay-up put the Lady Jackets up two with 11 seconds left. Everyone around the court knew the Starkville girls basketball team had just clinched a revenge victory over the Murrah team that snapped its 13-game winning streak and handed Murrah its first loss of the season.

 

 

Player of Week: Woodard II gives new-look Falcons leadership

Posted 1/29/2018 in High School Sports

You name it. Robert Woodard II can do it.

 

 

Starkville Academy sweeps Winston Academy

Posted 1/24/2018 in High School Sports

STARKVILLE -- The Starkville Academy basketball teams used strong efforts on both ends of the floor and balanced scoring Tuesday night to sweep a doubleheader from Winston Academy in Mississippi Association of Independent Association (MAIS) Class AAA, Region 2 action.

 

 

Columbus boys gaining defensive footing

Posted 1/24/2018 in High School Sports

TUPELO -- Columbus High School senior Aaron Johnson knew a little about his current basketball team before he received a uniform.

 

 

Columbus girls rally past Tupelo

Posted 1/24/2018 in High School Sports

TUPELO -- When she is on the court, Columbus High School freshman D.J. Jackson is working hard with her teammates to try to find a way to win a game. Away from the court, Jackson feels slightly overwhelmed by what is going on in her young life.

 

 

Player of Week: Earhart helps lead New Hope soccer team

Posted 1/22/2018 in High School Sports

Andrew Olsen has confidence in the voice.

 

 

Fast start carries Columbus basketball team past Oxford

Posted 1/20/2018 in High School Sports

Football coaches typically start games with 10 to 15 scripted plays.

 

Heritage Academy powers past Starkville Academy; SA girls win

Posted 1/20/2018 in High School Sports

Russ Whiteside isn't a big fan of camouflage.

New Hope's Melton signs with Northeast Mississippi C.C.

Posted 1/20/2018 in High School Sports

Have glove will travel. In Alex Melton's case, two gloves will do just fine, even though she is apt to move from catcher to pitcher to infield to outfield in the same game.

Maturation continues for Columbus High's White

Posted 1/16/2018 in High School Sports

Hannah White didn't know what to think. A phone call from your coach in the middle of the school day usually doesn't mean good news, so White had a touch of anxiety when she started her conversation with Columbus High School girls basketball coach Yvonne Hairston.

New Hope's Beard, Godfrey sign with Southwest Mississippi C.C.

Posted 1/14/2018 in High School Sports

It didn't take long for Maddie Beard and Chrisi Godfrey to make an impression. Following the New Hope High School girls soccer team's match against Corinth on Dec. 9, Beard and Godfrey met Southwest Mississippi Community College women's soccer coach Betty Casey. It didn't matter that New Hope lost 3-2. Casey wanted them to come to Summit to tour the campus. She also hoped she could convince both players to join her program.

Columbus sweeps New Hope in basketball doubleheader

Posted 1/14/2018 in High School Sports

Admiral Ackbar should have warned the New Hope High School boys basketball team what was coming against the Columbus High Falcons on Saturday night.

 

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