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April 12th, 2014
It was pretty Super Bulldog-ish.
There have been some interesting outcomes for Mississippi State and Ole Miss sporting events lately.
When the Bulldogs were able to rally in the 10th inning to take a 6-5 victory over the Rebels in baseball on Saturday, it led to more than just one "wow."
Dak Prescott had to watch last year's Maroon and White game on the sideline due to an injury.
This year the Mississippi State junior quarterback was right in the middle of the action.
Anthony Dixon knows what to do whenever he has a bad day in the National Football League.
He just recalls the fond memories of his playing days at Mississippi State.
The all-time leading rusher for the Bulldogs and running back for the Buffalo Bills was in Starkville Friday and Saturday enjoying Super Bulldog Weekend.
The Starkville Yellowjackets took advantage of a nice Saturday afternoon of weather to play a doubleheader.
After losing the first game to Houston 8-2, Starkville claimed a 5-2 victory against the West Point Green Wave, much in part to a strong pitching performance.
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Malte Stropp and Zach White have seen quite a bit of success during their four years as men's tennis players at Mississippi State.
The list of accomplishments for the Bulldogs during their time in Starkville include a pair of Southeastern Conference Western Division championships, an appearance in the NCAA Sweet 16 and the first victory over Ole Miss in 26 years.
The Mississippi State Bulldogs found a way to get on base all night long.
MSU just couldn't push those base runners across.
Mississippi State is all but finished with spring football practices.
The Bulldogs will have a non-pad practice some time next week, but today's Maroon and White Game will mark the end of spring drills for the Bulldogs.
The Alabama Crimson Tide were able to get a season-opening victory over the Mississippi State Bulldogs Friday night, but it wasn't easy for the nation's second-ranked team.
Alabama built a 5-0 lead through five innings and was able to thwart a late scoring surge by the home team to defeat the Bulldogs 5-1 at the MSU Softball Stadium.
Those in attendance at Friday's Starkville-Madison Central high school baseball game were treated to what Yellowjackets coach Travis Garner called a â€śgreat high school baseball game.â€ť
There may have only been one run scored, but the strong defense and pitching performances kept fans enthused until the very end as the Jaguars claimed a 1-0 victory.
West Oktibbeha coach Danny Crawford stands by the adage that hard work pays off.
On Friday, he saw that come to fruition as one of his Timberwolves, Kadarius Yates, inked a letter of intent to join the Holmes Community College Bulldogs.