Sports

Sports schedule

APRIL 11 Prep Baseball 6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Manchester Prep Softball 5 p.m. — Weir at West Lowndes 6 p.m. — East Webster at Ackerman 6:30 p.m. — Hamilton at Eupora Junior College Tennis TBA — Spring Mixer…

Sport notes

Scholarship golf tourney this weekend From combined reports A three-man, 27-hole golf tournament organized to raise college scholarship funds for Ackerman High School students is set for this Saturday at the Ackerman Country Club. The fundraising tournament is held annually…

Weir seeking spot in baseball playoffs

By Austin Bishop The Choctaw Plaindealer Encouraged by a well-played 10-inning loss to division leader French Camp Academy last Friday, the Weir baseball team headed into this week’s action hoping to close strong and claim a playoff spot. The Lions…

AHS Indians Softball prepare for EHS

By Lucretia Moss AHS Indians travelled to East Webster on April 2 for a division match up. The Indians took an early 1 to 0 lead in the 1st inning. East Webster tied the game in the 4th. E.Webster scored…

Moss-Graham golf tournament set for April 13

By Austin Bishop The Choctaw Plaindealer Phyllis Graham and Steven Moss were all about making a positive impact on the lives of students. Two years after their tragic deaths in a bus accident on a school trip, their friends and…

Ackerman Indians split baseball series with Eupora

By Austin Bishop The Choctaw Plaindealer Patrick Nutt has been around baseball long enough to know exactly what was at stake when his Ackerman High School Indians hosted arch- rival Eupora last Thursday. Just two days earlier AHS had dropped…

French Camp knocks off Nanih Waiya

By Austin Bishop The Choctaw Plaindealer The French Camp Academy Panthers used some timely defensive plays to knock off two-time defending MHSAA Class 1A State champion Nanih Waiya 3-0 last Tuesday night in prep baseball action. “Baseball is a strange…

Weir Lions take win over East Oktibbeha

By Austin Bishop The Choctaw Plaindealer Take away two innings and the Weir baseball team could have been undefeated last week. A tough first two innings cost the Lions dearly in a 7-5 loss to West Lowndes last Tuesday, while…