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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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2014 2-1A Fast Pitch Softball Co-Players of the Year are Brittany Taylor, Bailey Bogue and Julianna Garner of West Union. Pictured from left: Asst. Coach Bre Anna Heard, Brittany Taylor, Head Coach Lisa Bogue, Bailey Bogue, Julianna Garner and Asst. Coach Leah Paige Goolsby. Photo by Dennis Clayton.

2014 ALL-DIVISION 2-1A FAST PITCH

1st team all-division West Union: Callie Baggett, Bailey Bogue, Gracen Conlee, Julianna Garner, Brittany Taylor Myrtle: Emily Cook, Keely Chunn, Lauren Coggin, Audrey Kent Ingomar: Lauren Koon, Hannah Russell, Gara Beth Self Blue Mountain: Lacie Manley, Osheauna Foote Hickory Flat: Hailey Stacks Ashland: Obrianna Davis 2nd team all-division West Union: Jesslyn Brewer, Kylie Massengill, Ashley […]

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Shane Sanderson of New Albany High School was named 2013-2014 Athletic Director of the Year by the Mississippi Association of Coaches. Sanderson also serves on the MAC board as the District 1 3A/4A representative. Photo by Dennis Clayton.

Shane Sanderson named MAC Athletic Director of the Year

By Dennis Clayton Shane Sanderson of New Albany High School has been recognized by the Mississippi Association of Coaches as the 2013-2014 Athletic Director of the Year. Sanderson will be honored at the MAC Banquet on June 27 in Jackson. “I feel extremely honored and blessed to be recognized by our Mississippi Association of Coaches […]

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Union County teams post season series dates and times

Thursday, April 24 Baseball West Union at TCPS, 4:30 p.m. HW Byers at East Union, 5:30 p.m. Hamilton at Ingomar, 6:00 p.m. Kosciusko at New Albany, 7:00 p.m. Fast Pitch Softball Houston at New Albany, 5:30 p.m. Hamilton at Ingomar, 5:30 p.m. Myrtle at Vardaman, 6:00 p.m. Friday, April 25 Baseball Ingomar at Hamilton, 6:00 […]

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Zane Wilkinson of East Union makes contact during Tuesday

Baldwyn defeats East Union in division contest

By Dennis Clayton ELLISTOWN – Baldwyn took the early lead against East Union and then followed with a big third inning to decide the division game played Tuesday at East Union. Baldwyn pounded out 12 hits and took advantage of four East Union errors to post the win. “We didn’t play well and they played […]

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New Albany vs Senatobia Tennis Results

New Albany faced Senatobia in division tennis on Tuesday and came away with the 7-0 sweep on all courts. Boys singles Mark Robbins defeated Joseph Norris 6-0, 6-1 Girls singles Morris Kelly Clayton defeated Camille Rowan 6-0, 6-0 Boys doubles Trace Thompson/Christopher Shands defeated James Norris/Billy Roberts 6-0, 6-0 Michael Crotts/Parker Nail defeated Cameron Freeman/Jacob […]

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Union County Fast Pitch Tournament Results

East Union 5, West Union 1 New Albany 11, Ingomar 4 East Union 9, Ingomar 0 West Union 6, Myrtle 1 New Albany 4, East Union 3 Ingomar 8, Myrtle 7 East Union 12, Myrtle 5 West Union 9, New Albany 6 New Albany 7, Myrtle 4 West Union 13, Ingomar 0

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New Albany Tennis defeats Ripley

New Albany hosted Ripley on Thursday in a division tennis match at BNA Bank Park. Boys Singles Mark Robbins def. Daniel McMillin 6-0, 6-0 Girls Singles Morris Kelly Clayton def. Tinara Hayes 6-0, 6-0 Boys Doubles Trace Thompson/Christopher Shands def. Gabe Fox/Mason Morton 6-0, 6-0 Michael Crotts/Parker Nail def. Aquavius Clemmer/Michael Groves 6-0, 6-0 Girls […]

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Mark Robbins won his match in straight sets against Starkville. Photo by Dennis Clayton.

New Albany tops Starkville in tennis

By Dennis Clayton NEW ALBANY – New Albany faced their second Class 6A team on the season and came away with a 4-3 win over Starkville on Tuesday. New Albany’s doubles teams came through in a huge way as they won three of their five matches. Mark Robbins of New Albany won the boys singles […]

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