Sports

Chargers approved as new mascot

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By Amanda McBride

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

A new tradition begins this year when the Choctaw County Chargers take the field for the first time this fall.

With a new high school (Choctaw County High School), comes a new mascot … Read more

Dendy, Froshour take top prize

Photo by Luisa Porter/Dispatch Staff 
Rick Dendy, of Ackerman, and Carl Froshour, of Columbus, hold the first place trophies they earned for winning the Crappie Masters AllAmerican Tournament Trail One Pole Ultimate Challenge on the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway.

By Adam Minichino

The Commercial Dispatch

 

Score one for the “Perch Jerkers.”

Even though Rick Dendy, of Ackerman, and Carl Froshour don’t consider that style of fishing “old school,” they are right at home without spider rigging and fishing … Read more

Charger Football Camp held

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Eighteen boys enjoyed three days of learning about football from the coaching staff of the Choctaw County High School Chargers coaching staff.

The camp was held May 28-30 at the football field. The 18 future football players, in grades 1st-6th, … Read more

MSU set to host NCAA Regional this weekend

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By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

STARKVILLE — Beginning on Friday, Mississippi State University will be hosting an NCAA Regional Baseball Tournament for the 12th time in school history.

Joining top-seeded MSU in the four-team tourney set for Dudy … Read more

Brashier and Black named to all-state

By Austin Bishop

The Choctaw Plaindealer

 

A pair of Ackerman High School baseball players were named to the MHSAA Class 2A All-State team by the Mississippi Association of Coaches.

AHS senior shortstop/pitcher Dakota Brasher was selected as a member … Read more

Ackerman well-represented in regional track meet

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Fifteen boys and twelve girls will be representing Ackerman High
School in the MHSAA Class 2A Track and Field Regionals being held at
Winona High School on Saturday.

Athletes had to qualify in the … Read more

Top-seeded Indians get bye in baseball playoffs

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

It took some hard work, but the Ackerman High School baseball team
did what it had to do last week to finish first in Division 5-2A and
earn a first-round bye in the MHSAA … Read more

AHS softball team winds up season

From Lucretia Moss

On Monday, April 15, the Lady Indians of AHS played their last game
of the season against Starkville.
In JV action, the Indians defeated Starkville 8 to 2.

In varsity action,it was a scoreless first two innings. … Read more

Weir Lions fall just short of playoff bid

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Weir Lions saw their baseball season come to an end on Tuesday
when they dropped an 11-3 decision to homestanding West Lowndes.

Weir went into the game needing to beat the Panthers by … Read more

French Camp faces Ethel in baseball playoffs

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The French Camp Academy baseball team will be on a first-name basis
with their opponents in the first round of the MHSAA Class 1A
Baseball Playoffs this weekend and they won’t have to travel … Read more