By NEMS Daily Journal
• At the U.S. Youth Soccer Region III Championships in Edmond,
Okla., the Starkville Bulldogs U16 boys team picked up a point with a scoreless tie against the Tennessee state champions on Friday.
The Tupelo Futbol Club U15 girls lost their opener, 2-0 to the north Texas champions.
Pool play continues today.
• Mississippi State’s Erica Bougard finished third in the heptathlon on Friday at the U.S. outdoor track & field championships in Des Moines, moving up one spot on the final day.
Isiah Young of Ole Miss reached the 100-meter finals with a 9.93 in the semifinals.