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5 BMC programs named NAIA Scholar-Teams

Five athletic programs at Blue Mountain College have been named NAIA Scholar-Teams for their achievement in the classrooms. For a team to be considered for the NAIA Scholar-Team award, it must have a minimum 3.0 grade-point average (on a 4.0 scale) as defined by the institution. The team grade-point average includes all eligible varsity student-athletes. […]

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Tennis association looking for new players

Northeast Mississippi Tennis Assoc. is looking to grow the sport of tennis in the North Mississippi area. They are looking for children, teens, and adults who want to learn to play tennis. As a way to grow the sport they are providing six free tennis lessons from local professionals in the areas of Union, Lee, […]

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Lookouts and Swamp Monsters battle in Cotton States

  The Sunday matchup between the Lookouts and Swamp Monsters was a battle of attrition of sorts in the late innings as the teams combined for a total of 21 runs in the final two innings. The teams reached the time limit and stood tied 13-13 after all the run scoring. The first four innings […]

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Shockerz runner-up in World Series

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Cotton States teams battle on the diamond


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ICC releases its 2013 football schedule

Adam Gore/ Itawamba Community College announced its 2013 football schedule on Monday. The nine-game schedule includes a road trip to defending Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges (MACJC) champion Copiah-Lincoln along with East Central, Mississippi Delta, Northwest and Northeast visiting Easton Field this season. “It’s the same tough schedule that everyone has in this […]

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An Olympic challenge

By Jake Dean The event of lifting a heavier weight than your opponent to see who is the strongest has been around stretching as far back as the ancient Greek time period. This Olympic sport has now branched out to high schools as well. Competitions are held and sanctioned by MHSAA representatives and officials. Locally, […]

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Cotton States high school league standings and schedules

Cotton States High School League Team Standings as of July 15, 2013 Team                   W   L   T   Pct BlackPrairie Mudcats   5   1   0  .833 Swamp Monsters……   5   1   0  .833 North Delta Dealers.   4   1   0  .800 HillCountry Generals   5   2   0  .714 Woodall Mtn Lookouts   3   3   0  .500 Tippah Tribe……..   3   4   0  .429 […]

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Blue Mountain College signs nine

Blue Mountain College has released a list of athletes they signed this past week, along with some basic information about each:   Cross-Country Joey Storment – French Camp … Finished 2nd in MHSAA State Championship last two years … 2nd District III MHSAA Championship last two years …. Senior year he won the Tupelo, Corinth […]

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Amory girls, Saltillo boys win inaugural ICC Soccer Showcase

Adam Gore/ The Amory Lady Panthers and Saltillo Tigers won the inaugural Itawamba Community College High School Soccer Showcase held at the ICC Soccer Complex on Thursday. The Lady Panthers picked up 4-0 wins over Saltillo and Itawamba AHS along with a key 2-1 victory over New Albany to earn the girls’ title while The […]

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