Archive - Sep 2013
Football teams around the Starkville area have enjoyed quite the success over the last few years.
One reason for that might just be the Powerhouse Youth Football Association which takes kids between the ages of 6 and 12 and teaches them the fundamentals of the game.
The Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers enter the Class AAA playoffs with some momentum.
With victories against Washington School and Heritage Academy last week, the Lady Vols have a 7-6 record and like where they stand.
Starkville Academy soccer coach Cole Andrews said his team identified a style of play that best fit and has been comfortable with it.
Les Miles has come to be known as a quirky head football coach.
The LSU head coach has been seen eating grass on national television and unusually handling postgame press conferences.
Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen sees many coaches with different personalties and various-type attitudes, and he has great respect for the man referred to as "The Mad Hatter."
Rick Ray was expecting to see a good opening practice.
The Mississippi State men's basketball coach had his wish to come true. He described the Bulldogs' first practice of 30 in 42 days as "spirited."
Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen doesn't have a problem with the quarterback situation he has in front of him.
In fact on his Sunday teleconference, he said "having two starting quarterbacks is a good problem to have."
The Bulldogs do have two guys who could start at signal caller this Saturday when No. 10 LSU comes calling.
It appeared early in Sunday's volleyball match against the Arkansas Razorbacks that the Mississippi State Bulldogs were establishing the kind of momentum they were looking for to have success in the Southeastern Conference.
More than a year ago, the Mississippi State women's golf team found itself in new territory.
Coach Ginger Brown-Lemm and her squad hosted the first ever Old Waverly Bulldog Invitational at Old Waverly Golf Club in West Point.
They see the start of the second annual event today.
The last two games have shown how good Starkville can be on offense.Â
The Yellowjackets have scored a combined 69 points in their last two games, and quarterback Princeton Jones has been a big part.
The long-time wide receiver had to move under center this fall after the graduation of Gabe Myles and the departure of Caleb Wilson.
Only one word can describe the beginning of French Camp Academyâ€™s season. That word is gauntlet.
Not many people would schedule Class 3A Choctaw County, Class 2A Eupora, Class 3A Kemper County and strong Class A opponent Noxapater back-to-back-to-back-to-back to start a campaign. The Panthers did just that and ultimately they suffered from the choice.
SCOOBA â€“ The East Mississippi Community College offense has been very good all season long.
They went to another level on Saturday.Â
The No. 3 Lions scored on their first nine offensive possessions and they rolled to a 90-7 victory over Coahoma Community College on homecoming afternoon at Sullivan-