After rain forced the Kosciusko softball program to push its season back a week, the Lady Whippets returned to the diamond and began their title defense with a resounding 17-0, run-rule-shortened win against Choctaw County last Tuesday.
Shamarvious Hodges strung together a postseason-worthy performance as the Gentry senior exploded for 28 points last Tuesday to lead Gentry over Kosciusko 100-62 which sent Gentry to the second round of the MHSAA Class 4A postseason.
Kosciusko baseball team took in a preseason jamboree tune up in last Monday’s Pearl Classic contest against Jackson Academy. The Whippets dropped a 3-2 game to the Raiders.
In signing Mackenzie Alford, Kosciusko soccer coach Greg Cooper said East Central Community College is getting a team-first player who is not shy about stepping back and assuming a different role for the betterment of her program.
The Causey family’s football history with Mississippi Delta Community College is well-documented.
Kosciusko (19-6, 6-1 Region 4-4A) enters the last week of the regular season with a firm grip of the No. 1 spot in the Region 4-4A standings.