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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 […]

By David Wheeler Special to the Journal Paul Johnson has no intention of this being his last week of coaching tennis at Itawamba Community College, but this will be his last time to do so in Mississippi. Having already announced his retirement, Johnson will be looking to extend his 40th season at ICC with a […]

Daily Journal CORINTH – Mississippi Gulf Coast successfully defended its state championship on Sunday, finishing with an even-par 576 at the MACJC golf championship. Grant Motter led the way with a seven-stroke individual victory at Shiloh Ridge Golf Course, finishing with a two-day total of 8-under 136 thanks to back-to-back rounds of 68. Copiah Lincoln’s […]