Sports

Old Waverly becomes home to MSU golf teams

From school reports

STARKVILLE — Old Waverly Golf Club, one of the South’s premier golf destinations located in nearby West Point, Miss., will become the new home to Mississippi State men’s and women’s varsity golf programs, the MSU Athletic Department … Read more

Ole Miss falls to Virginia in CWS opener

Chris Ellis played 6.0 innings against the top-ranked Cavaliers on Sunday.

From school reports

OMAHA, Neb.  — It came down to one hit after a stellar pitcher’s duel that saw the score knotted at one through eight innings of play at TD Ameritrade Park on Sunday night.
Fourth-ranked Ole Miss (46-20) … Read more

Region 4 State Games baseball roster filled

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Region 4 team for the 2014 State Games of Mississippi Baseball team has been selected. Region 4 coach Tyler Rogers of Nanih Waiya said no Choctaw County athletes tried out for the team, … Read more

Raftery takes run For The Hills victory

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Kevin Raftery of Ackerman posted a time of 19:23.0 to win the Run For The Hills 5K held in Ackerman on Saturday morning. The course featured a mostly flat terrain for the first two … Read more

All-state baseball/softball teams announced

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Ti’Quan Forbes of Columbia and Darby Bishop of Newton County were named Mr. Baseball and Miss Softball respectively by the Jackson Clarion-Ledger.
Forbes hit .427 with 12 doubles and 34 homers for Columbia as … Read more

Two FCA Panthers named to All-State team

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Hagan Box and Cole Henson of French Camp Academy were named to the recently released Mississippi Association of Coaches MHSAA Class 1A All-State Baseball team.
Box was selected to the fist team as an … Read more

All-Star softball games set for Ellisville Saturday

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Mississippi Association of Coaches Fast-Pitch All-Star Softball Games are set for Jones County Junior College in Ellisville this Saturday. There will be 1A/2/3A AND 4A/5A/6A contests. The games are for rising seniors.
Players … Read more

Ole Miss, MSU, JSU set for regional baseball play

From combined reports

If things fall just right, the Ole Miss Rebels and Mississippi State Bulldogs could be playing in an NCAA Super Regional showdown in two weeks.
But first, both Ole Miss — which will host four teams in … Read more

High School All-Star Baseball Games set for Saturday

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Seventy-two of he best senior high school baseball players in the MHSAA are set to gather together at Smith-Wills Stadium in Jackson this weekend for the 41st Annual D.M. Howie High School All-Star Baseball … Read more

MS Mustangs

MS Mustangs May 21 edition 1

The MS Mustangs 10u team traveled to Winona, MS on May 10 & 11 and took 1st place in the 82 Challenge celebrating moms tournament. They would like to thank… Read more