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Winston Academy looks for good game with SA

September 25, 2013

Coach Bo Milton has some prior knowledge of what his Winston Academy football team is up against come Friday night.

Pittman progresses nicely with Eupora

September 24, 2013

EUPORA – Quarterbacks are often the leaders on the football field and Eupora’s Trey Pittman is no exception.

East Webster's Wilson soaks up knowledge

September 24, 2013

MATHISTON - Jack Wilson is a student of the game.
As the quarterback of the East Webster Wolverines, Wilson tries to soak up as much knowledge as he can to best lead his team to victories on Friday nights.
"I love the game," Wilson said. "I try (to keep my head in the playbook). The more you are around it, the more you know. I've grown up in it. It's a plus for me since I'm around it so much."

SMITH COLUMN: Fans put up with yawners in week four

September 24, 2013

There were some games that were considered definite yawners in week four of the college football season.
With finals scores like 76-0, 72-0, 77-7, 70-7 and yes even 62-7, it caused fans to have a hard time staying interested for the entire game.

MSU's football story, Jekyll, Hyde

September 24, 2013

It has been a case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde with the Mississippi State football team this season.
After losing 21-3 to Oklahoma State in Houston, Texas, in week one, the Bulldogs came home and rolled over Alcorn State 51-7.
MSU traveled to Auburn, Ala., next to take on the Tigers. After leading for much of the second half, the Bulldogs lost in the final minute and fell to Auburn 24-20.

Lady Jackets defeat Wave in four sets of volleyball

September 24, 2013

Moving up to Class 6A this season placed the Starkville High volleyball team among some of the strongest competition.

Bigger, stronger, better: East Webster bounces back well from April 2011 tornado

September 23, 2013

MATHISTON – Football is often compared to a battle.
Teams arrive on the field ready to throw every ounce of energy it has at its opponent with the ultimate goal of victory in mind.
Over the last couple of years, East Webster has faced more than the challenges normally found on a football field.

Lady Vols see softball season come to an end

September 23, 2013

COLUMBUS – The Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers showed their potential against Heritage Academy in the first inning and a half at the Propst Park softball complex Monday afternoon.
Starkville Academy used five hits to take a 4-0 lead and looked to be control in a loser's bracket game of the North AAA Tournament.

MSU's Jackson honored by SEC

September 23, 2013

After a solid performance against Troy that helped the team to 235 rushing yards, Mississippi State senior guard Gabe Jackson was selected as Southeastern Conference Offensive Lineman of the Week.
Jackson helped the Bulldogs to a 62-7 win over the Trojans on Saturday night.

Bulldogs win big, but not satisfied

September 22, 2013

Four games into the season, Mississippi State has seen its fair share of highs and lows.
The Bulldogs (2-2, 0-1) are coming off a 62-7 victory over Troy on Saturday. Being satisfied going into the off week is something MSU head coach Dan Mullen doesn't want his players to be.

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