Sports

8 weeks 6 days ago
Seven football games played; seven football games won.  That is where we are with nearly a third of the season done for our fair state’s two SEC schools.  Ole Miss and Mississippi State are both garnering national attention, especially after the Bulldogs thumped the Bayou Bengals in Baton Rouge and with the Rebels upcoming...
8 weeks 6 days ago
I really did not know what I was going to write about this week as we are between seasons.  Then a great uncle of mine came to mind.  I have written about him before.  This man was like a father, grandfather, best friend and mentor to me.  He was a lot of man in a 145-pound package. He passed away while I was in the Marine...
8 weeks 6 days ago
FOREST––The Kosciusko Whippets hit the road for the first time in 2014 with a bitter taste in their mouths left over from the 27-14 loss last week to the 6A Grenada Chargers.  Many missed opportunities left the Whippets with the mindset that they very easily could have been 4-0 instead of the 3-1, which is the record they took...
8 weeks 6 days ago
The Lady Whippets upped their season record over the last week to 8-5 with victories over Louisville and Ethel.  The Lady Whippets amassed 29 hits and 22 runs over that two-game span, beating Louisville 12-2 and Ethel 10-6. Kelbe Logan got the start for the Lady Whippets against Louisville and gave up only two runs to the Lady Wildcats...
8 weeks 6 days ago
The McAdams Bulldogs started the season 3-0 with a big overtime win over their cross-county rival Ethel before being humbled by St. Aloysius 55-14 the following week.  This pushed the Bulldog record to 3-1 with a trip to Kilmichael to take on the Montgomery County Hornets.  After a scoreless first half, the Hornets scored all they...
8 weeks 6 days ago
Ethel head coach Brad Gray knew coming in that his first year as the top Tiger could be a tough one and after his team’s 55-8 loss to Pelahatchie on Friday night, it did not get any easier.  He felt his team would fight and play fundamentally sound, but did not feel he had the numbers and depth to keep up with some already established...
8 weeks 6 days ago
The Ethel Lady Tigers went 1-1 over the past week to raise their record to 9-6 on the season.  On Thursday they traveled to West Lowndes and won the contest 12-0 before falling at home to Kosciusko on Monday night 10-6.  In the contest with West Lowndes, Brooklyn Whitman and Shelby Lindsay led off the game with back-to-back hits to...
9 weeks 6 days ago
The Lady Tigers improved their record to 8-5 on the season with a 7-4 victory over Noxapater.  The Lady Tigers came out strong with three runs in the first inning when Avery Bouchillon hit a two-run triple, scoring Brooklyn Whitman.  Bouchillon later scored on an RBI single by Sidney Rone.  Brooklyn Pitt, Jessica Mitchell and...
9 weeks 6 days ago
The Lady Whippets split four games in the last week with wins over Caledonia and Noxapater and losses to Nanih Waiya and Leake Central.  The Lady Whippets earned a playoff berth with their 4-2 win over Caledonia and improved their season record to 6-5 after crushing Noxapater 20-10.  The Lady Whippets dropped an 8-0 decision to...
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