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Starkville Academy splits pair with MRA

April 15, 2015

The Starkville Academy Volunteers took on one of the best Wednesday.
In doubleheader action against the Division I, North Half leading Madison-Ridgeland Academy, Starkville Academy split a home doubleheader on Wednesday.
The visiting Patriots had the early edge as it won game one 6-3, but the Vols bounced back to take the second game 4-0.

MSU's Alwal anxious for tonight's WNBA Draft

April 15, 2015

Martha Alwal is ready to take the next step in her basketball career.
After signing with Mississippi State out of Worthington (Minn.) High School, Alwal has made quite an impact with the Bulldogs and the Southeastern Conference.
The next level might be calling tonight as Alwal could be taken at some point during the Women's National Basketball Association Draft.

Holland is no stranger to good baseball clubs

April 15, 2015

John Holland has experienced two college programs that take its baseball seriously.
He began his career at Florida State where it wasn't uncommon to see crowds of five to six thousand fans attend games.
An injury cut his time in Tallahassee, Fla., short, then Holland spent the 2014 season at Chattahoochee Valley Community College in Alabama.

MSU enters postseason with some momentum

April 15, 2015

Mississippi State's coaches feel like the team is entering postseason play with some positive momentum.
The Bulldogs finished fourth in their own tournament at Old Waverly in West Point last week, but the coaches feel like things are starting to trend in the right direction for the squad.

An open door: Injuries with wide receiver group gives other Bulldogs opportunity

April 15, 2015

Injuries are never a good thing, but they have opened some doors for some Mississippi State wide receivers this spring.
Junior De'Runnya Wilson started spring practices in the "pit" or the rehab area for an apparent knee injury, but he has been involved in the last couple of weeks of practice.

MSU hopes SBW provides answers not more questions

April 15, 2015

Mississippi State hopes that Super Bulldog Weekend will provide more answers than questions.
One of the main attractions each spring for followers of the Bulldogs is the Maroon-White Spring Football Game.
The fans want to get a good look for themselves what progress MSU has made on the practice field over the last several weeks.

Hudson: An example of true Yellowjacket

April 15, 2015

What is a Yellowjacket?
To some it is an insect of the wasp nature, but to those in Starkville, the word has a very different meaning as it refers to those who are a member of the Starkville High family.
On Monday, the Jackets lost one of their dearest members in former student, athlete and coach when Cleveland Hudson passed away.

MSU hosts another ranked opponent

April 15, 2015

The Mississippi State softball team will face its fifth-straight ranked opponent when No. 22 South Alabama invades Starkville tonight.
After hosting No. 1 LSU last Wednesday and traveling to No. 21 Missouri for a three-game Southeastern Conference series over the weekend, South Alabama will be just another in a line of tests for the Bulldogs.

Confident group: Despite losses, MSU feels good about linebacker unit

April 13, 2015

There is no lack of confidence for the Mississippi State linebackers this spring.
The group lost several players from last year's core, but they return several players who made significant contributions and they add a few young players with a good bit of talent.
Expectations are high among the Bulldog linebackers.

Former Mississippi State player Love arrested

April 13, 2015

Former Mississippi State University defensive back Jamerson Love was one of two people Oktibbeha County Sheriff’s Department arrested in a last Thursday evening domestic violence incident.
OCSD Chief Deputy Chadd Garnett said deputies responded at 6:02 p.m. Thursday to a call at 79 Inverness Road.

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