Third-quarter run pushes MSU Bulldogs past UMass

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – In its first contest in the Northeast in 30 years, Mississippi State (2-2) beat UMass (1-3) 47-35 at Gillette Stadium on Saturday afternoon. The Minutemen led 14-13 at halftime, but a 21-0 run by the Bulldogs in … Read more

Big plays cost Choctaw County in 40-7 loss

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

Choctaw County High School head football coach Adam Dillinger said he didn’t get the effort he was expecting out of his team in last Friday’s 40-7 home loss to Houston.

“We didn’t come ready to … Read more

Sports Briefs

Lee has strong game in ULL’s Sun Belt win over South Alabama
From combined reports

Former Choctaw County High School standout Taboris Lee recorded five tackles, including 1.5 behind the line of scrimmage to help the Louisiana-Lafayette hold of Sun … Read more

Panthers pick up softball victory

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

The French Camp Academy slow-pitch softball team picked up its first win of the season last week with a convincing 22-3 win over McAdams.

Skyler Busbea and Sydney Jennings smacked homers for the winners, while … Read more

Lady Chargers picking up steam on volleyball court

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County High School volleyball team improved its record to 9-6 overall with a pair of three-set wins last week.
“After the improvement I have seen in our team, I was hoping the girls … Read more

Big first half powers 3-0 Holmes past Miss. Delta

From school reports

GOODMAN — The Holmes Community College Bulldogs scored 41 points in the first half and defeated the Mississippi Delta Community College Trojans, 41-0, in the North Division opener for both teams last Thursday.

With the win, the … Read more