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April 27th, 2015

Early run support benefits Pittman, Eagles in victory

April 27, 2015

EUPORA – It was a fantastic four in the mind of the Eupora Eagles on Monday night.
When the Eagles scored four runs in the first inning, it was something great to see for pitcher Trey Pittman.
Pittman benefitted from the early run support as Eupora went on to take an 11-4 victory over Mantachie in the first game of the second round Class 2A playoff series.

Wolverines look to pitching staff for help in series

April 27, 2015

East Webster baseball coach Wes Johnson is going to make sure he has enough pitching to get him through a playoff series.
As a former pitcher himself in high school and at Mississippi State, Johnson puts a great amount of emphasis on performance on the mound.
The Wolverines have won 14-straight games and Johnson said the most consistent area of the team through that stretch has been pitching.

MSU's Alwal receives oppotunity with Dream

April 27, 2015

Former Mississippi State Bulldog Martha Alwal may not have heard her name called during the Women's National Basketball Association Draft, but that doesn't mean her dream for a professional basketball career is dashed.
It was announced Monday that Alwal signed a training camp contract with the Atlanta Dream.

MSU set to play in Raleigh Regional

April 27, 2015

Mississippi State women's golf coach Ginger Brown-Lemm wants her team to be focused, but she also wants them to have fun.
She made sure the Bulldogs had fun Monday night.
MSU learned where it would be starting its run toward a possible national championship at Buffalo Wild Wings in Starkville, as the NCAA selection show was televised by the Golf Channel with the Bulldogs watching.

April 26th

Wilson returns from knee injury to close spring strong for Bulldogs

April 26, 2015

De'Runnya Wilson was standing on the sideline for many days of Mississippi State's spring practice.
He was nursing a knee injury and for the most part wasn't able to participate in drills with the Bulldogs this spring, but he showed during the Maroon and White Game that it didn't matter.

Perfection for Vol: Templeton's focus on his craft leads to special moment at SA

April 26, 2015

Luke Templeton was just trying to do his job on the mound for Starkville Academy.
It turned out to be some special.
On Thursday night in the second game of a doubleheader against Pillow Academy, Templeton tossed a five-inning perfect game.
Templeton wanted to give his best effort for the Volunteers and as the game progressed, he saw that he was on the way to an outing to remember.

Eupora hosts Mantachie in 2A second round Monday

April 26, 2015

EUPORA – Coach Michael Knight saw his Eupora Eagles perform well in all phases of the game in the first round of the Class 6A playoffs.
In a doubleheader at home last Friday, the Eagles defeated H.W. Byers 9-0 and 12-0.
Knight said it's going to take the same effort on offense, defense and on the mound to get past Mantachie in the second round that begins Monday at home against Mantachie.

April 25th

Mississippi State has inexperience with its tight ends

April 25, 2015

Mississippi State didn't have to worry about the tight end position the last two seasons.
Malcolm Johnson played as a true freshman and was a regular in the starting lineup for the Bulldogs in his final two falls in Starkville.
He has since moved on, and the Bulldogs have to not only replace a player, but also a leader.

EDWARDS ON PREPS: Time at SDN provided many fond memories, relationships

April 25, 2015

There comes a time when all must hang up their cleats and call it a day. 
For me that time has come. In this case, it's hanging up the pen and putting away the computer.
The final out has been called, the buzzer has sounded, the whistle has been blown, the story has been written and my three year ride with the Starkville Daily News has come to an end.

April 24th

MSU's Howland has busy month

April 25, 2015

Ben Howland was hired by Mississippi State a little over a month ago and he has been hard at it since.
Howland was out of coaching the last two seasons after being fired by UCLA at the end of the of the 2012-13 season, but MSU Athletic Director Scott Stricklin scooped him up after letting Rick Ray go.

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