Skip to main content

Syndicate contentLocal Sports

East Webster pair selected softball All-Stars

June 3, 2015

Following another dominating run through Class 2A that led to a third-straight state championship, the East Webster Lady Wolverine softball team is sending two underclassman to a postseason All-Star Game.

MSU's Ellis to be recognized during NSSA Awards event

June 3, 2015

Mississippi State radio broadcaster Jim Ellis will be honored this weekend as Mississippi Broadcaster of the Year for the fourth time.
Ellis was singled out for his efforts with Bulldog men's basketball and football broadcasts.

Bulldogs transitioned well to new bats, but baseball a challenge

June 3, 2015

College baseball coaches were given ample time to transition to the new BBCOR bats that were introduced to the game in 2011.

MSU's success attracts numbers to summer camp

June 2, 2015

Reaching the No. 1 spot nationally for five weeks attracts some attention and that’s what’s happening at Mississippi State these days in football.
Last year’s successful season was bound to make an impact on the Bulldogs’ recruiting and it’s showing already with a solid 2016 class already being put together.

SMITH ON SPORTS: Response for new stadium still 'tremendous' says MSU's Cohen

June 2, 2015

Some fans have had some reservations about the projected $40 million baseball facility planned for Mississippi State, especially after the season the Bulldogs just experienced.
Many supporters have approached me in the last few months with concerns about biting off such a huge endeavor at this time while the results on the field have been subpar.

MSU basketball gets boost with hiring of Deets

June 2, 2015

Both Mississippi State basketball teams got a boost on Tuesday.
It was announced that David Deets was hired as the new Director of Basketball Performance for both the men's and women's teams.
He takes over for Richard Akins, who retired in May after 33 years with the Bulldogs.

Phil Steele picks MSU's Prescott as All-American

June 2, 2015

Dak Prescott is expected to have a big senior year.
The Mississippi State quarterback is coming off a record-setting junior campaign that saw the Bulldogs rise to No. 1 in the country for five weeks. He finished eighth in the Heisman Trophy voting after being in the discussion for most of the season.

Barron joins Starkville Academy coaching staff

June 1, 2015

Starkville Academy softball is in for a unique couple of years but excitement is growing for the program with the addition of Rob Barron as the new coach this year.
Coach Kayla Mosley isn’t hanging up the cleats just yet, though, as she is taking a year of absence to do some promotional work in the Air National Guard.

SA Lady Vols to participate at camp in Destin, Fla.

June 1, 2015

The Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers are headed to the beach for a little bit of basketball.
For the first time, the Lady Vols will participate in the Emerald Coast Sports Camp's Girls Basketball at the Beach 2015 in Destin, Fla. The camp takes place June 7-10.

Gay poised for a breakout season with Yellowjackets

May 31, 2015

Starkville High School has always produced great athletes over the years, but the Yellowjackets are beginning to churn out even more than usual over the last few seasons.
With the class of 2016 now producing their share of big names, there’s a rising junior that will open many eyes this season.

Tanner Fant of Starkville , Miss. will travel to Mobile, Ala. on Sunday, June 14 to participate in the 58th...
Drinking a beverage that tastes delicious and has good nutritional value is like having your cake and eating it, too.
Pasta, bread, pizza crusts, peanut butter, fried foods, beef, even certain types of chips — these are all foods that...
The memories of April 21, 2008 when we went to the Boston Marathon still lingered in our hearts and souls on April 15...
Emily Jones Deluded Diva My neighbor, (I'll call her Brenda for the sake of anonymity), is one of the best things that...