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Lady Eagles fall to Tremont in closing seconds

TREMONT – A battle until the final moment, the victory in the Class 1A playoffs went in favor of Tremont on Monday as the Lady Eagles defeated West Union 69-66. After pulling ahead of Tremont 10-7 in the first quarter, the Eagles came back to close out the period with a 7-0 run over West […]

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West Union’s Heard named Athletic Director of the Year

For work as the Athletic Director at West Union Attendance Center, Penny Heard was awarded quite the surprise. During a conference for athletic directors in Biloxi, Miss in January, Heard was named the Athletic Director of the Year for Class 1A, 2A, and 3A. “I was so surprised,” Heard said, “And the really cool thing […]

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MYRTLE – The second match up for West Union and Myrtle in Division 2-1A went to the Hawks. What was a closely played contest through three quarters ended with a 70-62 final score as Myrtle used a fourth quarter run to pull away from the Eagles and grab the win. “When you are playing teams about […]

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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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Bulldogs swept by Warriors, West Union splits with Tremont

(G) Pontotoc 45, New Albany 40 The Lady Bulldogs scoring leaders Tashonda Caviness and Jazzmine McWilliams were both one rebound shy of double-doubles as New Albany fell to Pontotoc. McWilliams led with 14 points and nine rebounds, followed by Caviness with 11 points and nine rebounds. The Lady Warriors carried a four point lead at […]

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Bulldogs split, Eagles swept during Christmas tournament

NEW ALBANY – The final day of New Albany’s Christmas Classic tournament saw a win for the hosting Bulldogs and a sweep for the Walnut Wildcats over West Union. (B) Walnut 53, West Union 50 A last second three-pointer lifted the Wildcats over West Union in the opening game of Thursday’s tournament slate. Both Austin […]

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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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Ryder Willard was dominating on the mound against Falkner, allowing only one hit and striking out 14. Photo by Dennis Clayton.

Willard shoots down Falkner in 1A playoffs

West Union sweeps series and advance to second round ENTERPRISE – Ryder Willard put on a pitching clinic on Saturday as he threw a one hitter and struck out 14 batters in a dominating performance on the mound. Willard also helped his cause with a single and two RBIs. “I told them before the game […]

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Gracen Conlee was named Player of the Year in Division 2-1A girls basketball. File photo.

Conlee, Thompson lead Division 2-1A basketball all-division honors

Conlee named Player of the Year in Division 2-1A Gracen Conlee of West Union was named girls Player of the Year for the 2015-2016 basketball season in Division 2-1A. Matt Thompson of West Union was named Coach of the Year for girls basket. Conlee, a senior, has been a starter for the Lady Eagles for […]

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