Hawk News

Hello again Hawk fans. The Myrtle Hawks and Lady Hawks basketball teams are both on a winning streak, baseball is finally here, and state testing will begin soon.

The Lady Hawks defeated Shelby Broad Street and Shaw in the North Half Tournament going to state in 2nd place. Monday they played in their 1st game at the state tournament and won. They defeated the Thomastown Bulldogs with freshman Aspriona Gilbert scoring a career high 36 points, and they will play McAdams tonight in Jackson at 6:30.

The Mighty Hawks defeated Shaw, Okolona, and Coldwater to place 1st in the North Half Tournament. They will play Calhoun City Saturday in the state tournament in Jackson at 2:30.

The Hawks baseball team lost to Mooreville 5 to 2 in extra innings last Saturday in the Hatley Tournament, and will face New Albany on Monday, March 2nd, Junior Varsity will play at 5 and varsity will play at 7.

Keep in prayer number 4 on Okolona’s team. He was injured when he dove for the ball on Saturday during the North Half Tournament. Reports say he should be alright, but just keep him in your prayers throughout the next few weeks.

The 5th and 8th grade science test is March 4th and the 4th and 7th grade writing test is March 11th. Students continue to work hard in preparation for these tests.

Weekly Wisdom: For it had been better for them not to have known righteousness, than, after the have known it, to turn from the holy commandment delivered to them. 2 Peter 2:21