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Ryder Willard was dominating on the mound against Falkner, allowing only one hit and striking out 14. Photo by Dennis Clayton.

Willard shoots down Falkner in 1A playoffs

West Union sweeps series and advance to second round ENTERPRISE – Ryder Willard put on a pitching clinic on Saturday as he threw a one hitter and struck out 14 batters in a dominating performance on the mound. Willard also helped his cause with a single and two RBIs. “I told them before the game […]

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Hall leads Falcons over Bruce in game one

Kelton Hall had a big night at the plate on Friday as he led his Ingomar Falcons to a game one 7-4 win over Bruce. Hall went three for four with two home runs, four RBIs and three runs scored. “The game was just nip and tuck all the way through,” Ingomar coach Andy Wilbanks […]

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Gracen Conlee was named Player of the Year in Division 2-1A girls basketball. File photo.

Conlee, Thompson lead Division 2-1A basketball all-division honors

Conlee named Player of the Year in Division 2-1A Gracen Conlee of West Union was named girls Player of the Year for the 2015-2016 basketball season in Division 2-1A. Matt Thompson of West Union was named Coach of the Year for girls basket. Conlee, a senior, has been a starter for the Lady Eagles for […]

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Gara Beth Self bears down on home plate while the Walnut catcher waits for the relay as Kelly Mayo and Lauren Thompson watch the play. Photo by Dennis Clayton. 

Lady Falcons end season on high note

INGOMAR – Ingomar overcame earlier obstacles and disappointments to close the books on their 2016 season with a win over playoff-bound Walnut on Wednesday. The Lady Falcons blew open the game with a six-run second and went on to take the 10-5 win in Division 1-2A softball. “The bad thing is, I really believe that […]

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Geniesha Montgomery led Myrtle girls to the win in Division 2-1A track meet. File photo from Journal Relays.

Myrtle sweeps Division 2-1A track

Myrtle boys and girls made it a clean sweep at the division track meet at Potts Camp on Monday as the girls amassed 94.5 points to cruise to the win and the boys won by 19 points over Ashland. Geniesha Montgomery and Ivory Montgomery led the Lady Hawks domination with three firsts. Geniesha won the […]

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Lindsay Hall had five RBIs including two doubles to lead the Lady Falcons. Photo by Dennis Clayton.                                     

THREE TIME’S A CHARM

Lady Falcons rally three times to take down Pine Grove DUMAS – Ingomar’s Lady Falcons found themselves down on the scoreboard to Pine Grove on three different occasions, but the Lady Falcons reached within and rallied to overcome the deficits and take the win 20-15 on the Lady Panthers home turf. Ingomar overcame Pine Grove […]

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Katie Rowan won three events for the Lady Urchins on Wednesday. File photo from Journal Relays. 

East Union and Ingomar advance in division track

The Division 1-2A track meet was held on Wednesday at Tishomingo County High School and local teams from East Union and Ingomar had several participants advance on to the regionals. Katie Rowan led East Union to multiple wins including the long jump (15-07.25), 100 meter hurdles (17.75) and 300 meter hurdles (54.30). Rowan also placed […]

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Jacob Kent threw a complete game in Myrtle's Division 2-1A win over West Union. Photo by Dennis Clayton.

Hawks edge Eagles, take second place in division

MYRTLE – It came down to opportunities, Myrtle capitalized on their big opportunity and West Union didn’t as the Hawks took the Division 2-1A win 3-0 and secured second place while dropping the Eagles to third. Myrtle scored all their runs in the fifth inning with the final run coming on Anthony Lipsey’s steal of […]

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The East Union Lady Urchins won the Class I Girls Powerlifting State Championship on Saturday. Pictured from left - Sylvie McVey, Kensie Roberts, Calla Basil, Janna Humphreys, Yilah Isby, Katlin Prewett, Coach Scott Duley, Lindsey Hill, Tianna Castillo, Katie Roberts, Kaitie Boatner, Jessie Roberts. Photo furnished by Coach Scott Duley.

Lady Urchins take Class I Girls Powerlifting Championship

East Union won the Class I Girls Powerlifting Championship on Saturday in an impressive team performance. The Lady Urchins had 10 girls competing and all 10 medaled in their events. The Lady Urchins took four gold medals, four silver and two bronze in their competition. “We knew we had 10 girls and Calhoun City had […]

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Hailey Steen scores on Mattie Pilcher's two-RBI single. Photo by Dennis Clayton.

Back in Business

West Union rebounds to take 2-1A softball title with perfect record ENTERPRISE – West Union has returned to take the top spot in Division 2-1A fast pitch softball as the Lady Eagles swept always tough county rival Myrtle on Thursday with a convincing 10-2 win. The Lady Eagles also capped a perfect run through division […]

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