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Sports Schedules

THURSDAY, SEPT. 8 Prep Softball TBA — West Lauderdale at Neshoba Central TBA — Newton County at Philadelphia 3 p.m.  — Kemper Academy at Newton County Academy 5 p.m. — Noxapater at French Camp 6 p.m. — Houston at East…

Lady Chargers split pair of volleyball matches

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer After getting off to a slow start, the Lady Chargers rallied to take a three-set win over division foe Pisgah last Tuesday, before dropping a four-set match to Caledonia on Thursday. This week CCHS was…

FCA falls to Nanih Waiya

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer French Camp Academy came out on the wrong end of the stick in a battle between two slow-pitch softball teams looking for their first win of the season. The Lady Panthers fell behind 3-0 behind…

MSU drops stunner to South Alabama to open season

From school reports STARKVILLE — In the season opener for both teams, South Alabama (1-0) upset Mississippi State (0-1) 21-20 at Davis Wade Stadium Saturday afternoon. The Bulldogs took a 17-0 lead into halftime, but the Jaguars answered by outscoring…

HCC Bulldogs explode offensively for win over ECCC

From school reports DECATUR — The Holmes Community College Bulldogs racked up nearly 600 yards of total offense here Thursday night in a 48-40 win over the East Central Community College Warriors in the season opener for both schools. Holmes…

Sports Briefs

Bradley grabs three passes for ULL in loss Former Choctaw County High School standout Ja’Marcus Bradley had a strong debut for the University of Louisiana Lafayette. He had three reception for 50 yards in the Ragin’ Cajuns 45-10 season opening…

Holmes CC football broadcast partnership announced

Holmes Community College is pleased to announce a partnership with radio stations WLIN, WYAB and WQXB known as the Holmes Football Radio Network to broadcast the 2016 football games for the sixth year. These stations offer a combined coverage area…

Lady Chargers take four-set win over New Hope

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer After a sluggish start the Choctaw County High School volleyball team rebounded to take a four-set road win over New Hope last Tuesday. “I was very disappointed in the way we started out — very…