Category Archives: Sports

Defensive Charger: Family love for soccer has paid off for Rychlak

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By John Davis Sports Writer Soccer is like family to Oxford’s Olivia Rychlak. The sophomore defender has been playing the sport for years and she’s watched her five older siblings all garner success from running up and down the pitch. Each of Rychlak’s sisters played soccer, and at least through half of their careers in […]

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Ready to rebound: Lafayette’s Burgess all about hitting the boards

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By John Davis Sports Writer If a basketball is in the air, on either side of the court, Lafayette’s Xhiir Burgess almost certainly has a bead on it. The sophomore is all about rebounding for the Lafayette Lady Commodores. It’s her thing to do on the team, her identity if you will. Burgess has always […]

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PARRISH ALFORD: Ole Miss offense, tempo success, conference pride and more

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With Clemson scoring “just” 35 points against Alabama to win the national championship, it is now official that Ole Miss’ 43 points were the most scored against Alabama this season. Subtract the defensive touchdown, and it’s still the most. Alabama held its opponents to 12 points or fewer nine times this season. Teams change through […]

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Shooting blanks: Season-low percentages lead to home loss

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By Parrish Alford Daily Journal OXFORD – If a road win at Auburn was supposed to get Ole Miss on a roll it fell short of that goal. Back at home the Rebels struggled offensively in a 69-47 loss to Georgia before 7,029 at The Pavilion Wednesday night. The Rebels were not bad defensively, their changing […]

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Special day: OM baseball excited to offer forum for ladies

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By John Davis Sports Editor Women who want to learn more about baseball and the inner workings of the Rebels can take part in the Ole Miss Ladies Baseball Forum sponsored by The Face and Body Center on Feb. 11. The one-day camp will provide the ins and outs of how the program operates, as […]

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