Kossuth’s Wilcher signs with Northeast

Daily Journal Kossuth baseball standout Jacob Wilcher has signed a national letter of intent play at Northeast Mississippi Community...

Daily Journal FULTON – Former Washington State quarterback Peyton Bender has officially transferred to Itawamba Community College according to ICC coach Sean Cannon. Bender, a redshirt freshman, completed 53-of-91 passes for 498 yards and three touchdowns in five games last season. He got his first start of the season at Washington in the Apple Cup […]

School reports CASPER, Wyo. – Freshman cowboy Marcus Theriot added to his already impressive list of rodeo accomplishments by claiming the all-around national championship and tie-down roping title on Saturday night at the 2016 College National Finals Rodeo. Theriot, from Poplarville, led the East Mississippi Community College men’s team to a school-best, fifth-place national finish. […]

Daily Journal FULTON – Itawamba Community College named Michael Metz as head tennis coach on Wednesday. Metz will lead both the men’s and women’s programs. Metz played tennis at Mississippi State from 1994-98. After his college career, he played professionally in the USTA before becoming women’s assistant coach at MSU. Metz was tennis coach at […]

By David Wheeler Special to the Journal There was a point early in its MACJC league schedule that the Itawamba Indians baseball team was a forgettable 3-9 and in last place. It got better. An 11-5 finish by the Indians has propelled them into the MACJC playoffs, which begins today across Mississippi. The No. 7 […]

Daily Journal The final playoff MACJC seedings should be decided today as several teams play make-up doubleheaders from the weekend of March 12. That includes a key area matchup as the Northeast Tigers host Gulf Coast, with Game 1 at 1 p.m. This will be Sophomore Day for Northeast, honoring its two-year players. But the […]

By David Wheeler Special to the Journal At one point on Saturday in the MACJC softball state tournament, the No. 7 Itawamba Lady Indians were trailing the No. 10 East Central Lady Warriors 5-4 with two outs in the top of the third inning. Three days later, there are still two outs in the top […]

By David Wheeler Special to the Journal The 2016 MACJC state softball tournament will be no place for the faint of heart this weekend. Better bring more than your NJCAA Top 10 national ranking, because every team there brings one, too. Hosted by Jones County, the state tournament swings into action today with two games […]

By David Wheeler Special to the Journal A possible seven days remain in the Mississippi junior college baseball season, and at least 12 teams are in contention for eight post-season spots. A crazy mess no head coach wants to guess about. “This time of year, you’re tired, and your bodies are worn down,” Northeast head […]

By David Wheeler Special to the Journal For this moment in time, life is good for the 2016 Itawamba Lady Indians softball team. The Lady Indians are enjoying the program’s highest national ranking – No. 7 in this week’s NJCAA poll. And keeping in the moment, the Lady Indians do not have to board a […]