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July 29th, 2014

Starkville 10's claim WS consolation title

July 29, 2014

SOUTHAVEN – Starkville's 10-year-old All-Stars finished their competition at the Dizzy Dean World Series with the consolation championship after defeating the St. John's Warriors in a slugfest 13-12 on Tuesday.
"It was a big one," coach T.J. Kent said. "The kids were pumped up and excited. The coaches and fans were excited, almost more than the kids."

July 28th

SA begins soccer season with confidence

July 28, 2014

Confidence is running a bit higher with Starkville Academy's Cole Andrews as he heads into his second year of coaching soccer.
"Thankfully we only lost one senior so I have a lot to work with," Andrews said. "In the offseason, I was really able to plan confidently."

Lady Volunteers drop game on the road to Lady Vikings

July 28, 2014

MACON – The fast pitch softball game between Starkville Academy and Central Academy on Monday wasn't going well for the visiting Lady Volunteers.
Facing a big deficit was not something Starkville Academy wanted in the second game of the season, but coach Kayla Mosley saw it as an opportunity to keep working and keep teaching.

Starkville 12's win consolation championship of World Series

July 28, 2014

SOUTHAVEN – The Starkville 12-year-old All-Stars defeated Germantown, Tenn., 5-2 on Monday to take the championship of the consolation bracket at the Dizzy Dean World Series.
Starkville started off slow offensively against Germantown, but never let its opponent establish more than a 1-0 lead.
The defense and the pitching of Garrett Lewis, who had 10 strikeouts, kept Starkville in the game.

July 27th

Starkville's Perkins set for next step at Henderson State

July 27, 2014

Basketball has taken Rashad Perkins on a path from Starkville to Florida to south Mississippi and now to Arkansas.
The former Starkville High School player has taken advantage of each stop to improve his game.
"Everything is just a step to where I really want to get to," Perkins said.

Lady Volunteers hope experience with little things continues to help

July 27, 2014

There is no substitute for experience.
Starkville Academy proved that Friday as the team secured a season-opening 7-6 victory against Oak Hill.

July 26th

New 'castle' for MSU will see much action

July 26, 2014

Football fans from all across the state should enjoy the new and improved Davis Wade Stadium on the campus of Mississippi State University.
There will be quite a bit of activity, both high school and college, taking place at the home of the Bulldogs this fall.

Mississippi Sports HoF class strong

July 26, 2014

Former Ole Miss and New Orleans Saint quarterback Archie Manning was impressed with the 2014 Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame class.
There were six individuals inducted into the Hall of Fame on Friday and Manning was the first to point out how great the class was.
"This is a strong, strong Hall of Fame Class," Manning said. "I've been to a lot of them."

Futral fills role as a SA leader

July 26, 2014

General of the field.
That is just one of the titles people have used to describe a catcher's role during a game.
For Starkville Academy's softball team, that position is filled by Adrienne Futral and it is a role the junior takes seriously.

July 25th

Lady Vols open with win: SA ekes out a 7-6 victory over Oak Hill

July 25, 2014

Starkville Academy head coach Kayla Mosley said those in attendance at Friday's game were in for some good competition.
After action ceased, the coach’s words rang true as Starkville Academy secured a walk-off RBI from Caden Cutshall in the bottom of the fifth to claim a 7-6 victory over the visiting Lady Raiders of Oak Hill to open the season.

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