Sports

Sports Schedules – 08/19/15

THURS, AUG. 20 Prep Softball 4/6 p.m. — Winston Academy at Kemper Academy 4:30/6 p.m. — Grenada at East Webster 4:30/6 p.m. — French Camp Academy at Winona 5 p.m. — Noxapater at Ethel

USM. ECCC combine to offer fall softball camps

From school reports East Central Community College and University of Southern Mississippi softball coaches are teaming up to offer both skills and pitching camps on the Decatur campus this fall. An All Skills Camp will be held Sept. 14, 21,…

ECCC invites public to ‘Meet the Warriors’

The public is invited to “Meet the Warriors” when East Central Community College hosts the annual pep rally and player introductions event scheduled for 6:30 p.m., Monday, Aug. 24, at Bailey Stadium on the Decatur campus. ECCC President Dr. Billy…

Rebels focusing on upcoming season

The Ole Miss football team continued to prepare for the upcoming 2015 season on Friday.. The fall camp session took place on the practice fields adjacent to the Manning Center, where the Rebels ran plays deep in their own territory…

Charger work on basics in first week of practice

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer Veteran Choctaw County High School head football coach Adam Dillinger saw a lot of energy out of his Chargers during the first week of team practice allowed by the Mississippi High School Activities Association. “That…

Wright says Panthers need to be more physical

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer Physicality hasn’t been a problem for the French Camp Academy football team in recent years, but veteran Panthers head coach Nathan Wright said his team must improve in that area as the 2015 regular season…

Lady Chargers open volleyball

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer First-year Choctaw County High School head volleyball coach Miranda Worrell said her Lady Chargers improved as the day went on during the Pontotoc Classic on Saturday. Choctaw County dropped its season opener to Pontotoc in…