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Lady Falcons defeat West Union for third consecutive county title

MYRTLE – They did it again. For the third year in a row the Lady Falcons of Ingomar claimed the Union County Girls Championship title, defeating West Union 65-32 on Saturday. Lindsay Hall finished as the leading scorer for the Falcons with 13 points with teammates Gara Beth Self, Lauren Thompson and Maggie Smithey all […]

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Massengill lifts Lady Eagles into championship game; EU wins behind free throws

WEST UNION – Standing on the free-throw line, West Union forward Kylie Massengill prayed. “I just kept thinking ‘please help me Jesus,’” Massengill said. The Lady Eagles’ lone senior’s prayer was for a good reason, the two successful shots lifted Massengill’s team to a 32-30 win over East Union in Friday’s Union County Tournament semi-finals, […]

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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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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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In the hunt

Urchins on the road again as they begin playoffs East Union has kept the roads hot this football season, traveling to seven road games in their 11-game schedule so it is only fitting that the Urchins found themselves on the road in the first round of 2A football playoffs. Tonight the Urchins will travel to […]

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Lady Urchins sweep Calhoun City and advance to North Half

CALHOUN CITY – East Union swept Calhoun City on the road on Saturday, using different approaches to victory as they put game one out of reach early to win 19-8 in five innings and fought back from a four-run deficit in the second game to win game 10-5. East Union used a five run first […]

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Headed to postseason

Lady Urchins corral Lady Mustangs to win division title ELLISTOWN – Mantachie scored the first two runs of the game at East Union on Tuesday and never scored again as the Lady Urchins pounded out 18 runs en route to their 18-2 win in four innings to clinch first place in Division 1-2A softball. The […]

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Lady Urchins bomb Baldwyn in division play

ELLISTOWN – East Union went long and with frequency as the Lady Urchins slammed six home runs and downed Baldwyn in 14-2 in five innings. Callie Frazier went long first for the Lady Urchins as she launched a three-run homer in the bottom of the first to put East Union up 3-0. East Union failed […]

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Ashley Forester tied the game in the fifth with her two-run double.

Lady Urchins land final punch in slugfest with Ingomar

ELLISTOWN – East Union and Ingomar battled back and forth with the home runs flying for both teams before the Lady Urchins landed the knockout punch in their half of the sixth to gain the 14-10 win. The teams combined for 11 total home runs with East Union hitting six and the Lady Falcons blasting […]

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