The Ethel Tiger powerlifting team claimed the first athletic team Class 1A State Championship in school history on April 14 in Jackson at the Mississippi Coliseum. Setting an MHSAA Class 1A state record with a 535-pound deadlift in the 165-pound weight class, senior lifter T
The French Camp Panthers improved their season record to 7-10 on the year after winning two and dropping one to Lumberton in the first round of the MHSAA Class 1A North Playoffs. The Panthers won game one on Friday in French Camp by a score of 3-2.
The Ethel Tigers made quick work of their first-round opponent last week after sweeping Sacred Heart by scores of 10-0 and 14-7. The two wins pushed the Tigers’ record to 21-5 on the year and Friday night’s 10-0 home win over Sacred Heart was Ethel’s 25th straight win at hom
The Kosciusko Whippet baseball team moved to 24-4 on the year after sweeping Senatobia by scores of 10-4 and 6-5. The first game was moved up to last Thursday in an attempt to beat the rain, but game two was washed out both Friday and Saturday in Senatobia. Game two was fin
The Kosciusko Whippets last won the Region 4-4A title in 2013, which came on the heels of their first region title since 2004 in 2012. The Whippets finished 2012 with a 9-1 region mark and were perfect in 2013 with a 10-0 record. The 2017 Whippets claimed the Region 4-4A cr
The Ethel Tigers claimed their first Region 6-1A title since 2008 with a region clinching 5-3 win over Sebastopol last Thursday night. With the win, the Tigers moved to 5-1 in Region 6-1A play. The Tigers defeated Sebastopol last Tuesday night as well by a score of 12-4 and
The Lady Whippets, who are 19-5 overall and 8-1 in Region 4-4A play, played West Lauderdale on Tuesday night for the region championship. Results were not in at press time, but if the Lady Whippets win the title they will play next Tuesday as a No. 1 seed at home.
I know, I know, this column usually talks about something utterly different than sports but then does a 180 and puts my one reader on a field somewhere to give it a sports theme of some sort, but today is somewhat different. I would like to get up on my soapbox and commend