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Urchins face playoff-seasoned Bearcats on the road

East Union hits the road again for their toughest test so far this season as they travel to Baldwyn to face the perennial division powerhouse Bearcats. “They (Baldwyn) are going to spread it out as always and run that double wing and they will run a lot of sweeps,” East Union head coach Kevin Walton […]

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Ingomar takes out Mantachie in playoff opener

INGOMAR – Ingomar needed only two games to take care of business and the Lady Mustangs from Mantachie as they won 17-2 and 19-6 in the Division 2A opening round of softball playoffs. “I was pretty pleased with our offense, it took us a little a little while to get going in the second game,” […]

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East Union 24, Mantachie 6

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Urchins corral Mustangs for division win and postseason berth

ELLISTOWN – East Union had never beaten Mantachie in division football in three previous meetings , but the Urchins broke the dry spell with a 24-6 win over the Mustangs on Friday. The Urchins were able to defeat the Mustangs without completing as pass as their ground game rushed for 203 yards in 41 attempts, […]

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Myrtle and East Union take team titles at Union County cross country meet

ELLISTOWN – Myrtle boys and East Union girls took home the hardware as they won the team titles at the Union County cross country meet held at East Union on Thursday. Both Myrtle boys and East Union girls are defending MHSAA state champions from 2015. The Hawks ran hard and placed five runners in the […]

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Urchins entertain Mustangs in important division contest

East Union and Mantachie enter tonight’s game with completely different records as the Urchins sport a 6-1 (1-0) slate and the Mustangs come in at 1-6 (0-1). East Union defeated HW Byers 54-0 while Mantachie lost to Walnut 50-27. Mantachie has been battling injuries for the first half of the season and it is reflected […]

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Season Ender

Myrtle falls to Pine Grove in extra innings DUMAS – Myrtle pulled out all the stops on Monday as they attempted to make up a formidable run differential of eight against division leader Pine Grove in hopes of making the playoffs before falling 14-13 in nine innings. “We made some errors early, we went up […]

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Urchins entertain Mustangs in important division matchup on Friday

East Union and Mantachie enter tonight’s game with completely different records as the Urchins sport a 6-1 (1-0) slate and the Mustangs come in at 1-6 (0-1). East Union defeated HW Byers 54-0 while Mantachie lost to Walnut 50-27. Mantachie has been battling injuries for the first half of the season and it is reflected […]

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Shutout

Urchins open division play with shutout of Byers SLAYDEN – East Union won convincingly over HW Byers in their division opener in 1-2A football as the Urchins blanked the Lions 54-0. The Urchins only needed seven plays to score three touchdowns in the opening quarter to take a 20-0 lead. “Being 1-0 in division, putting […]

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East Union opens division play at Byers

The road warriors from East Union hit the trail again for the fifth time this season as they travel to HW Byers in Marshall County in their Division 1-2A opener on Friday. East Union enters the game at 5-1 while the Lions are 1-5. Byers defeated Houlka 32-6 in their lone win in game four. […]

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