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Golden Girls: Ingomar wins back-to-back state titles

JACKSON – Ingomar’s road to a second straight Class 2A state title wasn’t easy. A season riddled with injuries and adversity, as many highs as there were lows. A season with a target on the teams back as others hoped to pick the Lady Falcons off. Ingomar rose above the ranks on Friday, defeating Coahoma […]

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Ingomar holds off East Union to win county championship

MYRTLE – It was a championship game that came down to the wire with a three-pointer bouncing off the rim and the rebound coming a second too late for East Union. Ingomar edged out the Urchins 43-42 on Saturday to take the Union County Boys Champion title, their second in a row, aided by a […]

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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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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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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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Union County runners enjoy top five finishes at Saltillo XC meet

SALTILLO – Union County had top five finishes by Myrtle boys (fourth) in the overall team and East Union’s Sarah Duley and Clayton Fulgham both finished fifth in girls and boys 1A-3A. Myrtle boys edged Kossuth by a point (152-153) and were led by Titus Gillard’s ninth place finish in 18:36.20. Fulgham ran the course […]

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Tyler Warren recently signed a cross country scholarship with William Carey College in Hattiesburg, MS. With Tyler at his signing is his mother Pam Warren. Photo by Dennis Clayton.

Warren continuing college career at William Carey

Warren signs with William Carey Tyler Warren of Union County recently signed a cross country/track scholarship with William Carey College in Hattiesburg, MS. “It’s a good program and school, they have a good program that I am trying to get into and that made a big difference,” Warren said. “I wasn’t really thinking about William […]

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Going to the ‘Ship’

Urchins defeat Ingomar for 2A championship series appearance INGOMAR – East Union got off the bus swinging the bats as a seven-run outburst in the first inning decided their game two with Ingomar early on. The Urchins went on to win 13-2 in five innings, taking the 2A North Half championship series 2-0. “I just […]

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Urchins come out swinging and knock Falcons out of playoffs

INGOMAR – East Union needed a seventh inning rally to win the opening game of their North Half baseball series with Ingomar, but not so in game two on Friday. The Urchins exploded for seven runs in the first and won by a final of 13-2 in five innings to sweep the series 2-0. The […]

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Falcons advance to North Half series after sweep of Calhoun City

Ingomar needed only two games to take the third-round series with Calhoun City and advance to round four of the Class 2A baseball playoffs. The Falcons clinched the sweep on Friday with a 6-4 win over the Wildcats. Logan Nobles had a huge night at the plate for the Falcons with a homer and three […]

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