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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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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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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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Ingomar takes two from Hickory Flat

INGOMAR – Ingomar girls opened up the 2016-17 season with a 68-43 win over Hickory Flat while the boys won 61-51 in the nightcap. In the girls game, the Lady Falcons started slowly and took a 13-7 lead after a quarter and continued to pull away for the convincing win. Mallory Russell scored only two […]

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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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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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Ingomar Lady Falcons are the 2016 Union County Slowpitch Tournament Champions. Pictured front left: Raven Watson, Whitnye McMillen, Lydia Haynie, Kathryn Smith, Kaily Edwards, Carson Grisham, Gara Beth Self, Lauren Thompson. Middle left: Alexis Campbell, Katie Beth Hall, Kortney Parker, Kelly Mayo, Morgan Gooch, Allie Williams, Ashley Forester. Back left: Alex Wilhite, Maggie Smithey, Abby Deaton, Mallory Russell, Lindsay Hall. Not pictured Camleigh Ball, Addison Pickens. Photo by Dennis Clayton.

County Champs

Walk-off homer lifts Lady Falcons over East Union for 2016 title INGOMAR – Ingomar and East met for the Union County Slowpitch Championship in the day’s final game and the Lady Falcons won 9-8 in the bottom of the seventh on Lauren Thompson’s walkoff home run with no outs. Ingomar had earlier tied the game […]

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Gara Beth Self bears down on home plate while the Walnut catcher waits for the relay as Kelly Mayo and Lauren Thompson watch the play. Photo by Dennis Clayton. 

Lady Falcons end season on high note

INGOMAR – Ingomar overcame earlier obstacles and disappointments to close the books on their 2016 season with a win over playoff-bound Walnut on Wednesday. The Lady Falcons blew open the game with a six-run second and went on to take the 10-5 win in Division 1-2A softball. “The bad thing is, I really believe that […]

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