By Logan Lowery Daily Journal Former Mississippi State defensive back Jahmere Irvin-Sills has landed at the University of North Dakota. The Bulldogs confirmed that Irvin-Sills was transferring last month and was added to the North Dakota program on Thursday. He can play immediately and has three years of eligibility remaining. “Jahmere will be with us […]

By David Wheeler Special to the Journal The Pontotoc Red Sox certainly give the impression of being a confident senior American Legion baseball team. But will that confidence bring home gold? The 22-3 Pontotoc team gets a chance to back up that confidence today as the Senior American Legion State Tournament begins in Hattiesburg at […]

Associated Press ST. LOUIS – John Lackey threw seven strong innings after a shaky beginning, Trevor Rosenthal escaped his own jam in the ninth and St. Louis beat Kansas City 4-3 on Thursday. Randal Grichuk and Matt Carpenter hit two-run homers as the Cardinals won in the makeup of a rainout last month. As in […]

By Kevin Tate Outdoors Writer Thanks in large part to funds raised and work done by the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, sounds of one of the great icons of the West are becoming increasingly common east of the Mississippi. Restoration of huntable elk populations in states the creatures historically ranged has been a vast cooperative […]

The Old Men carried a folding lawn chair, a couple boxes of shells and a shotgun apiece into the dark. Somewhere on their person, each wagged a Thermos of coffee that rattled and sloshed with each step. The grass was wet with dew and there was a hint of chill in the air, though the […]

By Scotty Nichols Sports Writer It’s been quite a season for Minnesota Twins second baseman and former IAHS and Southern Miss standout Brian Dozier. Dozier ranks among the leaders of Major League Baseball in several categories, and ranks among the league leaders for second basemen in virtually every offensive and defensive category. The Fulton native […]

By Hank Wiesner Special to the Chickasaw Journal HOULKA – Due to a limited number of players, Houlka Attendance Center’s football program will drop out of the Mississippi High School Activities Association 1A division and play independent games this year, Superintendent Betsy Collums said this week. Only the football program will play independently; the school’s […]

By Brandon Speck Daily Journal TUPELO – Vijay Miller was literally wearing two hats Wednesday. Figuratively, he wears two hats for Itawamba AHS, too. The 2016 two-sport prospect was at Tupelo Christian for the Mississippi Elite Underclassmen Baseball Showcase, where he played shortstop and pitched. In a couple of weeks, he’ll be in the heat […]

By Brandon Speck Daily Journal Da House 15U wrapped up its AAU season Saturday at the Under Armour Association Finals. Here are five things we learned at Suwanee (Ga.) Sports Academy. 1. Strickland surging: Headed straight for the rim in Da House’s final game, Corinth guard Tada Strickland took a hard foul and landed on […]