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Jordon Salmon led East Union to the win with his second-place finish on Saturday. Photo by Dennis Clayton.

Urchins run away with first at Saltillo Invitational

BY DENNIS CLAYTON SALTILLO – East Union boys ran in dominating fashion at the Saltillo Invitational Meet on Saturday as they took top honors in the 1A-3A division with 43 points, easily outdistancing second place Potts Camp, which finished with 128 points. Jordon Salmon led the Urchins with his second place finish with a time […]

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 Cade Bell threw for two touchdowns in the final minute of the first half to rally the Urchins. Photo by Dennis Clayton. 

Urchins rally for win

BY DENNIS CLAYTON ELLISTOWN – Cade Bell and his offense rallied in the final minute of the first half to score two touchdowns in 31 seconds and carried that momentum into the second half to a 68-36 win over Alcorn Central. Alcorn Central had just scored two quick touchdowns to take a 28-14 and seemed […]

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Rebecca Sheffield hits a two-run homer in the first. Photo by Dennis Clayton

Sheffield and Castillo spell double trouble for Baldwyn

BY DENNIS CLAYTON BALDWYN – Baldwyn got a heavy dose of Rebecca Sheffield and Tianna Castillo on Tuesday as the duo were a force at the plate and in the field as the East Union Lady Urchins defeated the Lady Bearcats 12-2 in five innings of Division 1-2A softball. The pair went back-to-back with home […]

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Cade Bell gains 11 yards on the quarterback keeper. Bell led the Urchins to two quick scores before the half. Photo by Dennis Clayton.

Urchins down Bears with huge second half

BY DENNIS CLAYTON ELLISTOWN – Just when Alcorn Central appeared to have all the momentum following a fumble return for touchdown with 4:03 left in the half, but quarterback Cade Bell coolly led the Urchins back to score twice in 31 seconds to tie the game 28-28. Bell was 6 of 6 passing for 72 […]

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County teams to play at Robertson Tournament

Saturday will be the 17th Annual Robertson’s Sportwear slowpitch tournament at BNA Bank Park. All four county schools will be playing against some of the top teams in North Mississippi. Tournament action is set to begin at 9:00. Here is the schedule for the four Union County teams. The schedule could change, but this was […]

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Local cross country teams to compete at Saltillo Invitational meet

Teams from East Union, Ingomar, Myrtle New Albany and West Union will compete on Saturday at the Saltillo Invitational which is one of the largest and most competitive cross country meets in the state. This year is no different with over 40 high school teams scheduled to run. Varsity schedule starts at 10:00 with the […]

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East Union's Player of the Week for the September 11 against Strayhorn is quarterback Cade Bell, who was 6 of 15 passing for 125 yards and a touchdown.

East Union Players of the Week

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Dallas Wooten runs down the sideline for an 18-yard gain against Strayhorn. Photo by Dennis Clayton.                                    

Urchins welcome the Bears for homecoming

BY DENNIS CLAYTON East Union will celebrate homecoming on Friday night and hope to get back on the winning track against Alcorn Central of Division 1-3A. East Union (2-2) fell to Strayhorn 28-7 on Friday while Alcorn Central (1-3) lost to Hatley 35-7.The Bears also lost to Tishomingo County 55-7 and Walnut 24-8 in the […]

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Kelly Fooshee turns the 6-4-3 double play with her throw to Alex Wilhite. Photo by Dennis Clayton.                                    

Lady Hawks hold off Lady Falcon rally

BY DENNIS CLAYTON MYRTLE – Myrtle took the early lead, but had to hold off a late Ingomar rally to take the 8-6 win in non-division play on Tuesday. “I told the girls that it wasn’t a pretty win, our hitting today wasn’t what it has been,” Myrtle Coach Marty Cook said. “I told them […]

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Mattie Pilcher had a big night for the Lady Eagles with three hits including a triple. Photo by Dennis Clayton.

Lady Eagles clip Lady Hawks in division action

BY DENNIS CLAYTON ENTERPRISE – West Union came into Tuesday’s game against Division 2-1A rival needing not only a win, but needing to win by three runs. They got the win and nearly had the run differential, but the Lady Hawks rallied for four runs with two outs in the seventh to close to within […]

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