Sports

Defense pushes Panthers to key region road win

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Noah Davenport catches a pass from Luke McKnight in an earlier game in the season

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

This is not last year’s French Camp Academy football team. Nor the year before that or the year before that. But it doesn’t mean the Panthers can’t gut it out and make big plays … Read more

Late defensive stand helps CCHS hold off Houston

Choctaw Chargers

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County High School defense rose to the occasion late in its 28-26 win over homestanding Houston to hand the Chargers a thrilling non-region win.

CCHS had rallied from a two-touchdown deficit (20-7) … Read more

Late defensive stand helps CCHS hold off Houston

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Choctaw County High School defense rose to the occasion late in its 28-26 win over homestanding Houston to hand the Chargers a thrilling non-region win.

CCHS had rallied from a two-touchdown deficit (20-7) … Read more

Hunting/Fishing Day promotes outdoor sports, conservation

By James L. Cummins
Special to The Plaindealer

Wildlife enthusiasts will celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day on Saturday.

In 1970, Pennsylvania Governor Raymond Shafter created “Outdoor Sportsman’s Day” in that state. In early 1972, Congress unanimously passed bills declaring … Read more

Lady Chargers drop region volleyball match to Caledonia

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

After dropping a three-set loss to region leader Caledonia last week, the Choctaw County volleyball team entered this week’s play hoping to clinch a spot in the MHSAA State Volleyball Playoffs.

The Lady Chargers … Read more

HCC Bulldogs fall to 1-3 with loss to East Central

From school reports

After nearly an hour lightning delay here Thursday, the Holmes Community College Bulldogs jumped out in front of the East Central Community College Warriors 6-0 in the first quarter, but the Warriors outscored the Bulldogs going down … Read more

Lady Panthers begin region softball play this week

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The French Camp Academy slow-pitch softball team spent a little extra time working on its hitting on Saturday as the Lady Panthers prepared to begin region play this week.

FCA was set to host … Read more

Sports Schedules – 9/24/2014

THUR, SEPT. 25
Prep Softball
5:30 p.m. — French Camp at Ethel
6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Noxapater
6:15 p.m. — Nettleton at Louisville
6:30 p.m. — East Webster at Eupora
Junior College
6:30 p.m. — Northwest Mississippi at … Read more