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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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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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Bottom half of order delivers for Lady Eagles

ENTERPRISE – West Union rode the bats of the bottom half of their order in the 9-4 Division 2-1A win over county rival Myrtle on Thursday. Seven of the nine runs were driven in by the bottom half of the Lady Eagle lineup. “The bottom half of the order hit the ball when we needed […]

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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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Karlie Bolden homered and had two singles for Myrtle. Photo by Dennis Clayton.

Long ball drops Lady Hawks

MYRTLE – South Pontotoc played long ball against Myrtle and their five home runs that drove in eight runs proved to be the difference as they defeated the Lady Hawks 18-11 on Monday. Myrtle took an early 5-1 lead after an inning, sparked by Karlie Bolden’s two-run homer, but South Pontotoc began to find the […]

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Taylor to continue softball career at Delta State

BOONEVILLE – Brittany Taylor, a 2014 graduate of West Union High School, signed with Delta State University softball on Wednesday, continuing her softball career after playing the past two seasons at Northeast Mississippi Community College. “I’m super excited, it’s always been like a dream to get to play college ball and I got to play […]

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Springfield silences Lady Urchin bats in game one

ELLISTOWN – East Union got a big dose of Bailie Springfield on Tuesday as the East Webster pitcher stifled the Lady Urchin offense and helped her Lady Wolverines to the 11-3 win. The Lady Urchins could only manage four hits off Springfield and twice during the contest East Union went down in order during an […]

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Lady Eagles cruise past Wheeler in series opener

WHEELER – West Union only needed five innings and about an hour to shutout Wheeler 13-0 in their game one opener in 1A softball on Tuesday. Annie Orman was solid on the mound, facing the five inning minimum of 15 batters, allowing two hits while striking out seven with no walks,only facing three batters each […]

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Callie Frazier stifled the Strayhorn batters, allowing only two hits while striking out three in the game one win. Photo by Dennis Clayton.

Lady Urchins shutout Strayhorn in series opener

East Union got out of the chute quickly as they scored runs in all but the second inning to defeat Strayhorn 10-0 in six innings to take a 1-0 lead in their 2A softball playoff series. Callie Frazier held the Lady Mustangs to only two hits, striking out three in her six innings of work. […]

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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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