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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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Washington tapped to lead Lady Bulldogs basketball program

NEW ALBANY – Monday marked a full circle moment for Micha Washington. The New Albany native was approved on April 10 to take over the high school girls basketball program by the New Albany School District’s school board following the resignation of longtime Lady Bulldogs coach John Stroud. “Who would have thought that after playing for […]

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Miscues help Lady Hawks to win over Pine Grove

MYRTLE – The Myrtle Lady Hawks went to the bottom of the seventh in their Division 2-1A softball game against Pine Grove trailing 4-1 and needing help to pull out a win. The Lady Hawks got the help they needed from the visiting Lady Panthers and slipped past Pine Grove 5-4. “What you just saw […]

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Stroud resigns as coach of NAHS Lady Bulldogs

NEW ALBANY – After 13 years as the head coach for New Albany’s girls’ basketball program, John Stroud announced his resignation on April 10. “The whole season [2016-2017] I’ve been thinking that this might be my last year,” Stroud said, “It’s just good timing. I have two businesses in town that keep me busy and […]

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Lady Falcons drop division decision to Lady Mustangs

INGOMAR – The Lady Falcons of Ingomar just couldn’t manufacture runs for themselves and proved to be a bit generous to the Lady Mustangs of Mantachie in their 9-3 loss on Saturday. “Not picking up that run off the base hit in the first inning and not tagging on a fly ball in the second […]

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Eagles bounce back to defeat Panthers in division

ENTERPRISE – West Union rebounded from a tough game one loss to Pine Grove on Tuesday and dominated the visitors from Tippah County to the tune of 9-1 on Friday night. Andrew Childers went the distance on the mound for the Eagles, allowing one run while scattering five hits with a walk and eight strikeouts. […]

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East Union squeezes past Ingomar in division softball

ELLISTOWN – Ingomar fought East Union through nearly seven innings of play before the Lady Urchins scored on a wild pitch with two outs in the bottom of the seventh to escape with the win in Division 1-2A softball on Thursday. “Our mental mindset entering the game was not nearly where it needs to be […]

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Urchins shutout the Wildcats in division baseball

ELLISTOWN – East Union needed only five innings to take out the Walnut Wildcats by a margin of 11-0 on Tuesday. Joel Wilkinson tossed a two-hitter in four innings of work and Ty McDonald came on to work the fifth to preserve the shutout. Zane Wilkinson got the Urchins rolling from the leadoff spot as […]

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Third inning costly in East Union division loss to Mantachie

ELLISTOWN – The third inning was the undoing for the East Union Lady Urchins in their Division 1-2A contest with rival Mantachie. The Lady Urchins surrendered five runs on two hits and four errors and lost 7-5 to the Lady Mustangs. “We had our chances and simply didn’t make the defensively plays we needed to,” […]

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