Archive - Aug 13, 2014
The Mississippi State Bulldogs have a good mix of tight ends this season.
There are seniors Brandon Hill and Malcolm Johnson that have been around the program for several years. Sophomore Gus Walley has been in the system for two seasons, but has yet to play as he was redshirted as a true freshman and missed all of last season after Tommy John Surgery.
Goal keepers are ultimately responsible to keep opponents from scoring in soccer when there is a shot on goal.
It is also their responsibility to make sure the defense is set in the best possible position to be successful.
The Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers have one of those type of keepers in senior Janiece Pigg.
EUPORA â€“ Eight days into fall practice and Eupora coach Junior Graham can already see the potential in his current crop of Eagles.
MABEN â€“ West Oktibbeha received some great news about a month ago when they were placed back in the status of accredited.
This news stretched much farther than just the academic side of things as the news meant athletic teams could now play full seasons of games as well as be eligible for postseason action.
The Starkville Community Market will close what officials are calling a successful summer season this Saturday, but the Mid-Week Market introduced this year will continue to run on Tuesdays through October.
Starkville School District Superintendent Lewis Holloway reported at the SSD Board of Trustees meeting Tuesday that he was hopeful that repairs on Starkvillle High Schoolâ€™s football field would finish in time for the football seasonâ€™s start Aug. 22.
More than 330 Mississippi State University students will become well acquainted with the Mississippi summer heat as the Famous Maroon Band spends the week preparing for the fall football season.