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Golden Girls: Ingomar wins back-to-back state titles

JACKSON – Ingomar’s road to a second straight Class 2A state title wasn’t easy. A season riddled with injuries and adversity, as many highs as there were lows. A season with a target on the teams back as others hoped to pick the Lady Falcons off. Ingomar rose above the ranks on Friday, defeating Coahoma […]

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Lady Urchins Power their way back to top

East Union repeats as North Half Champs The Lady Urchins overcame youth and an experienced Calhoun City team to repeat as North Half champions of Class I girls powerlifting on Saturday at East Union. East Union powered their way to the win with 64 points while Calhoun City managed 52 and Bruce came in a […]

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Mooreville posts shutout over Lady Urchins

MOOREVILLE – Mooreville’s Lady Troopers collected timely hits and played strong defense as they shutout East Union 8-0 on Friday. Summer Cryder gave up only two hits to the Lady Urchins to post the win and Adison Biffle smashed two doubles to lead the offense. “First of all, Mooreville is very, very good,” East Union […]

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Mary Day named finalist in Wendy’s High School Heisman

New Albany senior Mary Day was honored recently as one of 14 finalists in the Wendy’s High School Heisman program in Mississippi. “I think I found out that I was a state finalist in October or November… right around the beginning of soccer season,” Day said. “I knew I was a state finalist, but I […]

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Fourth quarter flurry finishes Falcons season

OKOLONA – The Ingomar Falcons fought hard to upset the Okolona Chieftains on Saturday, but a 20-11 run in the fourth quarter brought the Falcons season to an end in the 69-55 defeat. “We knew we would have to shoot it well tonight to have a chance,” Ingomar coach Jonathan Ashley said. “I am proud […]

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Lady Falcons overcome slow start and advance to Jackson

INGOMAR – Ingomar started Friday’s game against JZ George in the most sluggish fashion, but the Lady Falcons were able to use a strong second half to post the 63-37 win. “Looking back on it after you know the result, it wasn’t fun to go through it, but I’m kinda glad to have a bit […]

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Lady Eagles fall to Tremont in closing seconds

TREMONT – A battle until the final moment, the victory in the Class 1A playoffs went in favor of Tremont on Monday as the Lady Eagles defeated West Union 69-66. After pulling ahead of Tremont 10-7 in the first quarter, the Eagles came back to close out the period with a 7-0 run over West […]

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Blue Devils ground the Hawks in division championship

ENTERPRISE – Ashland was clicking on all cylinders offensively as they won handily by a 90-40 final in the Division 2-1A boys championship at West Union. The Blue Devils began the game on a 7-0 run only to have Myrtle fight back to within a point at 11-10, but Ashland was able to find the […]

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Lady Urchins roll past Riverside

ELLISTOWN – Kallie Roberts led East Union to a huge first quarter as she connected on five three-pointers and a total of six on the night in the Lady Urchins 86-40 win in 2A girls basketball. “It felt good to get ahead in the first quarter since it was a playoff game,” Roberts said. “They […]

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Hawks clip Eagles in closing seconds

ENTERPRISE – West Union saw an 11-point lead in the fourth quarter evaporate in the closing seconds as Dillon Kennon’s three-point bomb with 21.4 seconds gave Myrtle the 65-63 lead and win on Thursday in Division 2-1A boys action. Myrtle trailed 46-35 early in the fourth quarter, but the Hawks fought their way back to […]

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