Monthly Archives: February 2014

Saturday’s MHSAA North Half championship basketball schedule

Girls Class 1A at Pine Grove Pine Grove vs. JFK, 7 p.m. Class 2A at Coahoma County H.W. Byers vs. Coahoma Co., 7 p.m. Class 3A at Booneville Booneville vs. Belmont, 7 p.m. Class 4A at Itawamba AHS Itawamba AHS

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Scores from Friday, Feb. 28

Basketball North Half semifinals Girls Class 1A Pine Grove 47, Ashland 46 JFK 66, West Union 52 Class 2A Coahoma Co. 72, New Site 71, OT H.W. Byers 55, Potts Camp 40 Class 3A Booneville 74, Holly Springs 63 Belmont

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Video: IAHS coach Devin Hill

@brandonspeck Itawamba AHS coach Devin Hill makes no bones about where his team wants to end the season: Jackson. The Lady Indians have one more step to take, tonight against 1-4A foe Shannon. Here is the link to their semifinal

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Video: Baldwyn, New Site advance

@brandonspeck Baldwyn had no problem with Bruce in Thursday’s North Class 2A Tournament quarterfinals, beating the Trojans 75-41.  The Bearcats play Coahoma AHS today at 6. Here is Baldwyn coach Jason McKay with Jeff Roberts. Surprising New Site will face Calhoun

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Friday’s MHSAA North Tournament schedule

Girls Class 1A at Pine Grove Pine Grove vs. Ashland, 6 p.m. JFK vs. West Union, 7:30 p.m. Class 2A at Coahoma County New Site vs. Coahoma Co., 6 p.m. Potts Camp vs. Byers, 7:30 p.m. Class 3A at Booneville

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Scores from Thursday, Feb. 27

Basketball (North Half Tournaments) Girls Class 1A at Pine Grove Pine Grove 47, Ray Brooks 38 Ashland 78, Coldwater 49 Mound Bayou JFK  54, Ingomar 38 West Union 67, Coffeeville 54 Class 2A at Coahoma County New Site 75, Eupora

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Bucs CB Banks, Biggersville coach share bond

@brandonspeck Cliff Little and his Biggersville Lions have a unique tie to former Mississippi State and Tampa Bay Bucs CB Johnthan Banks. Here is a link to that story, as well as a little more from Banks.

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Video: Josh Knight talks New Site

@brandonspeck New Site is going to only its second Thursday North Tournament game since 1979. Here is a link to the game that got it there, as well as a video interview with Josh Knight, who was dad Calvin wasn’t

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MHSAA North Half tournament schedules

GIRLS Thursday Class 1A at Pine Grove Pine Grove vs. Ray Brooks, 4 p.m. Ashland vs. Coldwater, 5:30 p.m. Mound Bayou JFK vs. Ingomar, 7 p.m. Coffeeville vs. West Union, 8:30 p.m. Class 2A at Coahoma County New Site vs.

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Boys North State Schedule

  Thursday’s Games Class 1A at Biggersville Biggersville vs. Coldwater, 4 p.m. Ingomar vs. Smithville, 5:30 p.m. Shaw vs. Ashland, 7 p.m. Coffeeville vs. Blue Mountain, 8:30 p.m.   Class 2A at New Site Baldwyn vs. Bruce, 4 p.m. Coahoma

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Basketball scores from Tuesday, Feb. 25

Boys North Half Tournaments Class 1A Biggersville 101, West Union 48 Coldwater 83, Houlka 52 Ingomar 72, Tremont 52 Smithville 51, Broad Street 44 Shaw 93, Vardaman 22 Ashland 70, Falkner 56 Coffeeville 99, Mound Bayou JFK 63 Blue Mountain

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Corrected 1A boys schedule for Feb. 25, 2014

Not sure how it happened, but we had a couple of visiting teams wrong in the boys basketball schedule that ran in today’s paper. This should fix it: Class 1A West Union at Biggersville (corrected) Houlka at Coldwater Tremont at

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