Do it again: Dale working back onto field after setbacks

By Logan Lowery Daily Journal STARKVILLE – The past 12 months have not gone as planned for Mississippi State’s Torrey Dale. After...

By John Davis Special to the Journal OXFORD – There was no need for extra innings for No.13 Ole Miss on Friday night, not with Christian Trent on the mound and the Rebels’ best hitters doing their part. A night after losing a 13-inning heartbreaker to the No. 12 Tigers at Oxford-University Stadium, Ole Miss […]

By David Brandt Associated Press JACKSON – Ole Miss continued its roster overhaul on Friday with the signing of Tennessee State transfer M.J. Rhett. The 6-foot-9 Rhett adds more depth to the Rebels’ frontcourt. He averaged 10.9 points and a team-leading 9.1 rebounds per game last season at Tennessee State. Rhett is expected to graduate […]

By Kyle Alford Special to the Journal TUPELO – Two playoff-bound baseball teams battled it out Friday night at Golden Wave Field. Madison Central got the 8-7 victory over Tupelo in a game that had its fair share of lead changes and offensive production. Madison Central brought in its first run early in the top […]

By Brandon Speck Daily Journal BOONEVILLE – Class 3A fast pitch runs through Nettleton, while Mooreville is trying to regain that distinction. The rest of 3A North? Playing catchup. Booneville beat Alcorn Central 15-5 in six innings on Friday afternoon to get a little bit closer to a playoff spot. Atop Division 1-3A is playoff-bound […]

Associated Press DURHAM, N.C. – Duke sophomore Rodney Hood is entering the NBA draft. Hood said in a statement Friday that playing for the Blue Devils and Mike Krzyzewski “helped me grow and develop as a player and a person” to prepare him for the NBA. “Now it is time to move on to the […]

By Brandon Speck Daily Journal Smithville has clinched its division title, but that’s not the goal for the Lady Seminoles. Smithville (17-6) still has the fresh taste of losing in last season’s Class 1A North finals against West Union and wants another taste of 2012’s state championship. One key to that run is the meat […]

By Gene Phelps Daily Journal The wait was a long one, but well worth it for Saltillo’s archery team. The Tigers recorded an impressive 3,360 score Tuesday on the first day of the Archery in Mississippi Schools (AIMS) State Shoot in Jackson, but had to wait until the completion of Wednesday’s round to know their […]

Daily Journal TAKE 5 Baseball (2A) Baldwyn 19-3 Bearcats have won 8 of 9 and have wrapped up Division 1-2A. (4A) Houston 19-3 Hilltoppers host West Lauderdale tonight with Division 4-4A on the line. West Lauderdale is 20-0. Both are 8-0 in division. (4A) Itawamba AHS 13-9 Indians sit third in 1-4A, with two big […]