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East Union sweeps Hatley in non-division competition

ELLISTOWN – After a lengthy Christmas break, East Union got back to business on the hardwood Tuesday with a sweep of Hatley. The Lady Urchins topped the Tigers 57-44 in a closely contested game that saw East Union struggle to earn points from the field until the closing minutes. Junior center Lauren Jane Whitenton led […]

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Ingomar defeats Houlka in close contest; Lady Falcons cruise to a win

The Falcons rebounded from their loss over the Christmas holiday with a big win, topping Houlka 70-66 in a game that went to the wire. Jay Pickens led in scoring for the Falcons with 26 points, followed by Kelton Hall with 19 points and Trent Bradley with 15 points. Houlka’s Madarius Hobson led the Wildcats with […]

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Bulldogs swept by Warriors, West Union splits with Tremont

(G) Pontotoc 45, New Albany 40 The Lady Bulldogs scoring leaders Tashonda Caviness and Jazzmine McWilliams were both one rebound shy of double-doubles as New Albany fell to Pontotoc. McWilliams led with 14 points and nine rebounds, followed by Caviness with 11 points and nine rebounds. The Lady Warriors carried a four point lead at […]

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Bulldogs split, Eagles swept during Christmas tournament

NEW ALBANY – The final day of New Albany’s Christmas Classic tournament saw a win for the hosting Bulldogs and a sweep for the Walnut Wildcats over West Union. (B) Walnut 53, West Union 50 A last second three-pointer lifted the Wildcats over West Union in the opening game of Thursday’s tournament slate. Both Austin […]

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Ingomar falls to Booneville in battle of defending state champions

BOONEVILLE – Defending state champions Ingomar and Booneville met for a non-division game on Friday, with the Blue Devils handing the Lady Falcons their second loss of the season in a 49-31 final. Booneville’s Adallice Young finished as the top scorer for both teams with 19 points, 18 of those from beyond the arc. Young’s […]

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Adair part of FBU Freshman All-American game

New Albany freshman Kalob Adair is one of a select few. The wide receiver has been tapped to participate in the Football University Freshman All-American bowl game on Jan. 7 in San Antonio, Texas as part of the week leading up to the Army All-American Bowl Game where some of the country’s biggest high school […]

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Bulldogs’ Snyder selected to 4A All-State defensive team

Two months after completing his first season as the New Albany Bulldogs punter, Payton Snyder has been awarded one of the biggest honors given to a high school football player. Snyder was named to the Class 4A All-State team, selected for punting duties on the defensive side of the ball. “This is an amazing honor […]

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Coggin named Co-Player of the Year in 1-2A slowpitch

Emily Coggin of East Union was named Co-Player of the Year in Division 1-2A slowpitch softball for the 2016 season. Coggin shared the honor with McKinley Montgomery of Mantachie. Coggin, an eighth grader, played primarily at first base for Coach Josh Blythe’s Lady Urchins and batted from the number three spot. Coggin’s final numbers on […]

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Head to Head

Lady Urchins and Eagles win in tournament action ENTERPRISE – It was a matchup of east vs west at the West Union Round Robin Tournament on Friday night as East Union squared off with county rival West Union in the final two games of the night. The teams divided wins as East Union won the […]

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New Albany soccer split wins with Saltillo

New Albany opened their season on the road on Saturday at Saltillo and earned a split in matches as the Bulldogs took a 6-2 win while the Lady Bulldogs lost 3-1. The Bulldogs took a 4-1 advantage at the half to propel them to the win. Payton Snyder recorded two goals to lead New Albany […]

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