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Mullen wants consistency out of MSU defense

September 17, 2013

Mississippi State football coach Dan Mullen would like to see a little more consistency out of his defense.
The Bulldogs played great in spurts against Auburn last Saturday, but at times broke down.
The Tigers scored on a 76-yard touchdown pass in the second quarter. Quan Bray was wide open after cornerback Justin Cox got tangled up.

SEC victories very precious, MSU lost one

September 17, 2013

The Mississippi State defense forced three turnovers against Auburn last Saturday.
That's good.
The Bulldogs did not have a turnover offensively.
That's great.
MSU lost to Auburn 24-20 to open the Southeastern Conference schedule and fell to 1-2 overall.
That's bad.

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SHS beats Heritage in three sets

September 17, 2013

The last time Starkville High faced Heritage Academy in volleyball, the Lady Patriots walked away with the win.
This time things were different as the Lady Yellowjackets defeated Heritage Academy in three-straight sets 25-19, 25-17 and 25-9.

Mullen wants Bulldogs to be 'upset' with losses

September 16, 2013

Mississippi State head football coach Dan Mullen doesn't like to lose.
After Saturday's 24-20 loss to the Auburn Tigers, he was upset.
His players were also upset.

Lady Vols swing bats for victory

September 16, 2013

The Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers provided a day at the plate that coach Kayla Mosley has wanted to see this season.
With 15 hits to their credit, the Lady Vols produced enough offense to take a 14-4 victory in five innings against Jackson Academy at home.
Mosley was happy to see the hitting up and down the lineup.

East Webster blanks French Camp in softball

September 16, 2013

MABEN – Playoffs are right around the corner for the East Webster softball team so the Lady Wolverines are set on making every game count.

Question exists at quarterback: Prescott starts last two games for MSU while Russell recovers

September 15, 2013

There is a good bit of uncertainty surrounding the quarterbacks at Mississippi State moving forward.
Senior starter Tyler Russell suffered a concussion in week one against Oklahoma State. He sat out the home opener at Alcorn State. He didn't even dress out. 
Backup Dak Prescott got his first career start against the Braves.

Freshman helps Sullivan's hat trick in 4-2 Bulldog win

September 15, 2013

The heat and humidity of a Mississippi summer can be difficult on someone from Amsterdam.
For Mississippi State soccer freshman Annebel ten Broeke, the adjustment is working out just fine.
The Bulldogs defeated Jackson State 4-2 Sunday in the final match of the Bulldog Classic and ten Broeke had a goal and three assists.

Young Vols do just fine in 49-8 win

September 15, 2013

With a young team, it is always important to get off to a good start.
Starkville Academy did just that as the Volunteers went the length of the field on the very first drive during Friday's 49-8 victory over Hillcrest Christian School.

Horsley proves to be durable back for SHS

September 15, 2013

Starkville High School football coach Jamie Mitchell said in the preseason that junior running back Jacquez Horsley might be asked to run the football 20-25 times for his offense.
It took more than that on Friday night for the Yellowjackets.
Horsley had 37 carries for Starkville in a 34-14 victory over the Southaven Chargers at home.

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