Sports

Lady Chargers improve to 3-1 on softball diamond

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer The Lady Chargers of Choctaw County High School picked up a pair of wins over MHSAA Class 4A competition last week, defeating Louisville 4-1 and then taking an extra-inning thriller over Kosciusko 6-3. This week…

Lady Panthers fall in state playoffs

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer While her Lady Panthers may not have had the final record she had hoped for, FCA head girls basketball coach Priscilla Anderson said her team achieved a lot during the season. “Overall I was pleased…

Lady Chargers take win in fast-pitch softball

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw County Lady Chargers split a pair of games on Saturday, winning their opener 13-7 over Pontotoc, before falling to South Pontotoc 5-3. “We played pretty well both games,” CCHS head coach Mike Brown…

FCA’s Wright excited about unknown for Panthers

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer Although his baseball team is full of question marks going into the 2017 season, French Camp Academy head coach Nathan Wright said that makes things interesting. “It’s always exciting when you really just don’t know…

Choctaw County opens baseball season with split

By Austin Bishop Choctaw County Plaindealer The Choctaw County High School baseball team opened the 2017 season with a 12-2 win over Winona, before dropping a tight 2-1 decision to Eupora on Saturday. The Chargers are set to host Louisville…

Pitching highlights CCHS jamboree action

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw County High School fast-pitch softball team looks to have strong pitching and defense and plenty of speed this season. Veteran CCHS head coach Mike Brown also says his Lady Chargers have the opportunity…

Season comes to end for Choctaw County Hoops

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer Sometimes you just aren’t happy when you’re right. Veteran Choctaw County High School basketball coach Gary Beals said he kept telling his team that it’s tough to beat the same team three times in a…

CCHS baseball standout signs with East Central

By Austin Bishop Choctaw Plaindealer While Woody Vowell loves to swing the bat, the Choctaw County High School standout could be spending most of his time on the mound in the future. The multi-sport star at CCHS signed a baseball…