Sports

Raftery takes run For The Hills victory

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Kevin Raftery of Ackerman posted a time of 19:23.0 to win the Run For The Hills 5K held in Ackerman on Saturday morning. The course featured a mostly flat terrain for the first two … Read more

All-state baseball/softball teams announced

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Ti’Quan Forbes of Columbia and Darby Bishop of Newton County were named Mr. Baseball and Miss Softball respectively by the Jackson Clarion-Ledger.
Forbes hit .427 with 12 doubles and 34 homers for Columbia as … Read more

Two FCA Panthers named to All-State team

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Hagan Box and Cole Henson of French Camp Academy were named to the recently released Mississippi Association of Coaches MHSAA Class 1A All-State Baseball team.
Box was selected to the fist team as an … Read more

All-Star softball games set for Ellisville Saturday

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Mississippi Association of Coaches Fast-Pitch All-Star Softball Games are set for Jones County Junior College in Ellisville this Saturday. There will be 1A/2/3A AND 4A/5A/6A contests. The games are for rising seniors.
Players … Read more

Ole Miss, MSU, JSU set for regional baseball play

From combined reports

If things fall just right, the Ole Miss Rebels and Mississippi State Bulldogs could be playing in an NCAA Super Regional showdown in two weeks.
But first, both Ole Miss — which will host four teams in … Read more

High School All-Star Baseball Games set for Saturday

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Seventy-two of he best senior high school baseball players in the MHSAA are set to gather together at Smith-Wills Stadium in Jackson this weekend for the 41st Annual D.M. Howie High School All-Star Baseball … Read more

MS Mustangs

MS Mustangs May 21 edition 1

The MS Mustangs 10u team traveled to Winona, MS on May 10 & 11 and took 1st place in the 82 Challenge celebrating moms tournament. They would like to thank… Read more

FCA’s McDaniel takes state pole vault title

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

French Camp Academy’s Chelsey McDaniel soared to a height of 10 feet to win the girls pole vault championship at the MHSAA Class 1A State Track Meet held in Pearl on May 12.

McDaniel … Read more

CCHS athletes fare well in 3A State Track Meet

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Choctaw County High School’s D.J. Riley led a contingent of five Chargers who competed in the MHSAA Class 3A State Track Meet on May 12 in Pearl by taking second in the boys 800 … Read more

Sports schedules

WED, MAY 21

Prep Baseball

(All Games at Trustmark Park in Pearl)
10 a.m. — Smithville vs. Cathedral/Stringer winner in MHSAA 1A State Championship Series… Read more