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Hawks rally late to post win over Walnut

MYRTLE – Myrtle used a couple of two-run innings in their final at-bats to defeat the Walnut Wildcats 5-2 on Myrtle’s Senior Night. The Hawks scored two runs in the fifth to regain the lead and added a couple of insurance runs in the sixth to seal the win. “Some of the outs that we […]

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Division track and field results

Myrtle girls took home first in the 2-1A meet at Coldwater while the boys team placed second on April 13. Kinsley Gordon took firsts in both the 100 meter and 200 meter dash while adding a third first in the long jump at. Other first place finishes for the Lady Hawks included Taylor Wages in […]

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East Union stuns Mantachie; wins fast-pitch division title

MANTACHIE – For East Union head coach Josh Blythe, Wednesday marked a milestone in his coaching career. Now in his fifth season coaching the Lady Urchins, the team captured their first fast-pitch division title on Wednesday as East Union defeated Mantachie 12-1 in five innings. “I felt like all year we’ve had the talent and […]

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East Union successfully defended their Class 1 Powerlifting title on Friday. Pictured from left: Liz Hall, Carrie Wilkinson, Yilah Isby, Claudia Hill, Kenzie Roberts, Emily Coggin, Katie Roberts, Kirsten Hall, Mary Herod, Harleigh Wheelington, East Union Powerlifting Coach Scott Duley, Jessie Roberts, Kaitie Boatner. Photo submitted by Hannah Duley.

State Champions

Lady Urchins take back to back titles East Union’s Lady Urchins not only defended their Class 1 powerlifting title on Friday, they won going away, as they totaled 63 points compared to 40 for second-place Calhoun City. The Lady Urchins built a huge lead during the early session, amassing 43 points with only seven lifters. […]

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New Albany powerlifter medals in state championships

Photo submitted by Summer Coltharp.

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East Union Lady Urchins repeat in state powerlifting

East Union won the Class 1 powerlifting title for the second consecutive year under Coach Scott Duley’s leadership. Individual medalists for the Lady Urchins Photos submitted by Hannah Duley.

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Bubba Higgins, silver medalist.

Five Urchins medal in 2A state powerlifting championships

Photos submitted by Hannah Duley.

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East Union Lady Urchins repeat as Class 1 state powerlifting champions

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Division Champions

Myrtle defeats West Union in extra inning walkoff MYRTLE – The Myrtle Lady Hawks came from behind to defeat West Union’s Lady Eagles 4-3 in eight innings on Thursday in Division 2-1A softball on Sara McDonald’s walk-off RBI single. The win secured the first-ever division fast pitch championship for the Lady Hawks was they marched […]

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Pounds hired to lead Lady Bulldogs softball program

NEW ALBANY – Booneville native Evan Pounds has been hired as the incoming head coach for the New Albany softball program following the resignation of current head coach Tom Zahller. Zahller will be moving to Alabama to be with his family at the conclusion of the 2016-2017 school year, and his resignation was approved by […]

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