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New Albany Athletic Banquet 2014

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Myrtle Athletic Banquet 2014

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Trio take field as MAC All-Stars

JACKSON – Three Union county baseball players closed their high school careers on Saturday as participants in the MAC All-Star game at Smith-Willis Stadium in Jackson, Miss. Despite the North team leading for the majority of the game, the South squad just edged them out in the final inning for a walk-off base hit, winning […]

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McDonald, Wilson compete in combine

TUPELO – Two New Albany Bulldogs received the opportunity to compete as some of the top football talent in the state. Rising seniors Jake McDonald and Devin Wilson took part in the Southern Select Combine at Tupelo High School on Saturday, increasing their visibility for recruiters in the hope of furthering their careers after high […]

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Urchins sweep in opening round of summer baseball play

BLUE SPRINGS – Summer league baseball jumped out to a strong start for the East Union Urchins, who swept Ingomar, Myrtle and Booneville in a Thursday afternoon tournament of three five-inning contests. Ingomar also picked up a win, defeating Booneville 4-0 in the second game of the day. East Union 4, Booneville 3 Rising senior […]

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Cotton States League play begins this weekend

Getting better. With five seasons in the books, the Nolan Brothers Cotton States League will embark on its sixth season with that motto in mind. “It’s what the players do, they come spend a couple of months playing a game they love and getting better at it,” Director of Baseball Operations Frank Dodds said. What […]

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Fast Pitch Softball – seated from left: Bailey Bogue, Julianna Garner, Brittany Taylor. Back: Callie Baggett, Kylie Massengill, Ashley Hatton, Jesslyn Brewer, Gracen Conlee.

West Union Athletic Awards

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Baseball – from left: Lane Plunk, Witt Roaton, Thomas Moore, Zane Wilkinson, Jacob Raines, Jacob Elder, Tray Davis, Dakota Edwards.

East Union Athletic Awards

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TIGERS TO INSTRUCT NEXT GENERATION OF BALLPLAYERS DURING SUMMER CAMP

Booneville, Miss. – With another banner season in the books, the Northeast Mississippi Community College baseball program is ready to pass its knowledge and winning mannerisms to the next generation of stars on the diamond. The Tigers have scheduled their annual youth summer camp for May 26-28 at Harold T. White Field. The three-day event […]

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Cotton States season begins May 31

The Nolan Brothers Cotton States League is excited about beginning their sixth season with their Opening Day ceremonies scheduled for May 31st at 1:00 pm at BNA Bank Park in New Albany. Almost 150 players applied to play in this collegiate wood bat league. The annual draft was held Monday, May 12 and players were […]

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