Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013 GIRLS (G) New Albany 69, Lafayette 52 (G) Ripley 59, Belmont 54 (G) Nettleton 64, Mantachie 37 (G) Biggersville 49, Thrasher 45 (G) Falkner 56, Blue Mountain 28 (G) Tishomingo Co. 69, Amory 45 (G) Tupelo 63, Grenada 24 (G) Shannon 61, Corinth 49 (G) Baldwyn 69, Okolona 24 (G) Pine […]
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The Daily Journal’s high school basketball top 10 rankings, regardless of class, with records through Wednesday: GIRLS 1. Ripley (17-4): Coach Katie Bates will miss two games on maternity leave.Coming up:Tonight – at Booneville; Saturday – vs. IAHS at North Pontotoc. 2. New Site (18-4): Lady Royals have 7-game win streak.Coming up:Tonight – host […]
HOULKA – The Houlka gymnasium was filled to capacity Jan. 18 as faculty, staff and students of Houlka High School, along with family members and friends, said goodbye to Coach Jimbo Byars. Byars, 47, died Jan. 15 after a brief battle with cancer, leaving his wife, children and many family members as survivors, but those […]
HOUSTON – Low scores don’t necessarily mean low intensity, proved by the Wildcats and Hilltoppers Jan. 19 game in Houlka. Both teams looked a little wary to start, sizing each other up at 2-2 and Houlka’s Jesse Kelly hit the trey to put the Wildcats up 5-2 and spark the action from both sides of […]
HOUSTON – Area teams will burning up the road to playoffs the next two weeks, as division games and tournament seedings are on everyone’s minds and schedules. District tournaments are set for Feb. 11-16 and everyone is jockeying for a better position in the brackets. The Houston Hilltoppers started the week at 2-0 in division […]
High School Basketball GIRLS (G) Tupelo 68, South Panola 38 (G) H. W. Byers 69, West Union 28 (G) North Pontotoc 49, Rosa Fort 16 (G) Nettleton 47, South Pontotoc 35 (G) Hickory Flat 64, Strayhorn 23 (G) Pine Grove 58, Thrasher 46 (G) Belmont 57, Mooreville 44 (G) Vardaman 80, TCPS 50 (G) Wheeler […]
Daily Journal Hoops Rankings, Jan. 18 Special to the Chickasaw Journal GIRLS 1. Ripley (14-4): The Lady Tigers knocked off top-ranked Southaven last Saturday.Coming up:Saturday – at Holly Springs. 2. New Site (16-4): Lady Royals have wins against Pontotoc and IAHS.Coming up:Tonight – Prentiss County Tournament. 3. H.W. Byers (12-4): Defending 1A state champs nearly […]
Former Itawamba Community College Lady Indian turned Mississippi College Lady Choctaw, Ebony Williams of Calhoun City, was named American Southwest Conference East Division Women’s Basketball Player of the Week. Williams earned the honor after averaging 14.5 points, 10.5 rebounds and 3 assists while shooting 56.5 percent from the floor and recording two blocks and a […]
OKOLONA – Tommy Lee Bowens has a new ring on his finger that has been 50 years in the making. Okolona native Bowens was a member of the 1961 men’s basketball team at Grambling College when the team became the first from Louisiana to win the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics Championship and the team […]
The Hebron Eagles and Lady Eagles returned to basketball action last week on the road at Winston Academy. In the first game of the afternoon, the Junior High Lady Eagles took a loss but were led in scoring by Victoria Ferguson with 11 points, Holly Hudson with 10 points and Rebekah Joy Falkner with five. […]
OKOLONA – The Chiefs have battled injuries and shooting trouble in the early season, but came together to make short work of the Hamilton Lions in district play Jan. 8. The Chiefs took a 21-13 lead in the first quarter and never looked back, leading all four frames and dominating in the fourth again for […]
Basketball GIRLS (G) Shannon 82, Amory 35 (G) New Site 76, Hamilton 36 (G) Baldwyn 63, Hatley 59 (G) Vardaman 76, Smithville 22 (G) Mooreville 49, Mantachie 43 BOYS (B) Amory 70, Shannon 56 (B) New Site 61, Hamilton 57 (B) Baldwyn 69, Hatley 22 (B) Vardaman 63, Smithville 52 (B) Mooreville 73, Mantachie 42
VARDAMAN – The Houlka Wildcats made a short trip across the county line to Vardaman Jan. 8 for a rematch with the Rams and came away with a win, but had to work out of a first quarter slump to do it. The Wildcats and Rams both started slow and battled shooting problems resulting in […]
The Houston Hilltoppers snagged their first district win on the road Jan. 11, defeating Caledonia 80-53. Anquan Russell led for the Toppers with 21 points, followed by Sharone Wright with 19. Chris Jones had 16 and Caleb Morgan posted 12 in the win. Lafayette tops Toppers ECRU – Montreal Nabors and Brandon Mack’s 15 points […]
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