Sports

Lady Chargers post back-to-back hoops victories

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Lady Chargers of Choctaw County High School used relentless defensive pressure in the half court on Saturday morning to open the Mid-Mississippi Challenge with a solid 41-31 victory over Starkville Academy.

“We played … Read more

Sports Schedules – 01/28/15

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 28
Men’s College Basketball
8 p.m. — Mississippi State at Ole Miss

THURSDAY, JAN. 29
Prep Basketball
6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Grace Christian (Boys only)
Junior College Basketball
5/7 p.m. — Holmes at Northwest… Read more

McKenzie gives Lady Panthers lift in two victories

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

Anna Grace Mackenzie knocked down 19-of-20 free throws over a two-game span to help the Lady Panthers of French Camp Academy to a pair of basketball victories last week.

She hit 9-of-10 from the line … Read more

Sports Schedules – 01/21/2015

WED, JAN. 21
Men’s College Basketball
8 p.m. — Mississippi State at Auburn

THUR, JAN. 22
Prep Basketball
6 p.m. — Choctaw County at Philadelphia
6:30 p.m. — Tri-County at … Read more

Holmes CC men extend winning streak to six game

From school reports

The Holmes Community College Bulldogs finished its non-conference schedule here Thursday night with a 75-53 win over Baton Rouge Community College to run their winning streak to six game.

With the win, the Bulldogs move to 10-4 … Read more

French Camp rallies to take thriller over Sebastopol

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Good teams learn to bounce back. That’s just what the Panthers of French Camp Academy did last week.

After dropping a heartbreaking 56-55 decision to league foe McAdams on Tuesday, the FCA boys team … Read more

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