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 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 […]

School reports CORINTH – Defending champion Mississippi Gulf Coast held a four-stroke lead over Copiah-Lincoln after Saturday’s first round of the MACJC state golf tournament at Shiloh Ridge Athletic Club. Today’s final round tees off at 8:30 a.m. Defending individual champ Grant Motter shot a 4-under 68 to lead Gulf Coast, with Co-Lin’s Joseph Dendy […]

School reports CORINTH – The state’s best community college golfers will hit the links at Shiloh Ridge Athletic Club today and Sunday for the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges state tournament. The first golfers will tee off at 8 a.m. today in the event hosted by Northeast Mississippi CC. Mississippi Gulf Coast and […]

By David Wheeler Special to the Journal The Itawamba Lady Indians softball team has a lock on the post-season. But with only one date left on the regular season calendar, the Lady Indians still have playoff implications for motivation. An all-important host role in next weekend’s first round is at stake when the Lady Indians […]

By David Wheeler Special to the Journal Mississippi junior college baseball teams are into the second half of their seasons, and the Northeast Tigers have fought their way into a playoff contention in the MACJC. “This is the most unforgiving league I’ve ever been in,” says first-year Northeast coach Richy Harrelson. “It’s tough to play […]

Northeast Mississippi CC BOONEVILLE – A beloved area figure with strong ties to both Northeast Mississippi Community College and local athletics, especially in the sport of golf, died this week. Mike Anderson, who directed the Tigers’ linksters during the 2012 campaign, died at his home in Wheeler on March 22. “I was saddened to hear […]

By David Wheeler Special to the Journal FULTON – Itawamba Community College baseball coach Rick Collier became the program’s all-time winningest coach on Friday with team’s 10-3 victory over Meridian. The Game 2 victory put Collier’s record at 452-224, passing Roy Cresap. Collier, a Mantachie native, is in his 14th season as the ICC head […]

Northeast's Taylor Bobo picked up the Game 1 win over ICC.  (Lee Adams/ICCImages.com)

By David Wheeler Special to the Journal FULTON – Simply put, the Northeast Tigers put the ball in play at crucial times on Tuesday, and good things happened. Less than artful offense was still good enough as the Northeast baseball team grabbed two key MACJC division wins over rival Itawamba, 7-4 and 3-1. “You take […]

By David Wheeler Special to the Journal Barely into the 2016 MACJC league baseball schedule, the Northeast Tigers and Itawamba Indians are staring up at the majority of the state. Today, they stare each other in the eye with a chance to improve their league standing. In the only meeting of the area rivals, in […]