Sports

Nine games set for Mid-Mississippi Challenge

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Basketball matchmaker extraordinaire Gary Beals has put together another strong line-up for the Mid-Mississippi Challenge, which is set for this Saturday beginning at 10 a.m. at Choctaw County High School.

“We have several really … Read more

Eupora’s Graham accepts position at Winston Academy

Graham

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

Rumors that had been circulating wildly over the Christmas Holidays came to fruition on last week when Eupora High School head football coach Junior Graham confirmed that he would retire from the school on Jan. … Read more

Sports Schedules – 01/14/15

THURSDAY, JAN. 8
Prep Basketball
East Webster Invitational (4 p.m. — Nanih Waiya girls vs. Choctaw County; 5:30 p.m. — Nanih Waiya boys vs. Choctaw County; 7 p.m. — East Webster girls vs. Ethel; 8:30 p.m. — East Webster boys … Read more

Chargers run record to 11-1 with tourney title

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County High School boys basketball team got the 2015 portion of the season off to a good start with a pair of wins in the East Webster Invitational last week to move to … Read more

HCC Lady Bulldogs off to strong 10-2 start to season

From school reports

The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs used a 42-point second half Thursday night to pull off a 69-58 non-division home win over the Southwest Mississippi Community College Lady Bears.

With the win, the Lady Bulldogs move to … Read more

FCA set to begin region hoops play this week

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

French Camp Academy girls basketball coach Martha Ward hopes her team is getting more effective at playing in close games as the Lady Panthers enter region play this week.

The FCA girls, 5-8 overall, … Read more

Sports Schedules – 01/07/2015

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 7
Mens College Basketball
8 p.m. — Tennessee at MSU

THURSDAY, JAN. 8
Prep Basketball
East Webster Invitational (4 p.m. — Nanih Waiya girls vs. Choctaw County; 5:30 p.m. — Nanih Waiya boys vs. Choctaw County; 7 p.m. … Read more

Prep hoops returns on Thursday for CCHS, FCA

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County High School and French Camp Academy boys and girls basketball teams will tip off the 2015 portion of their schedules this week by participating in a pair of basketball tournaments.

The Chargers … Read more