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Springfield silences Lady Urchin bats in game one

ELLISTOWN – East Union got a big dose of Bailie Springfield on Tuesday as the East Webster pitcher stifled the Lady Urchin offense and helped her Lady Wolverines to the 11-3 win. The Lady Urchins could only manage four hits off Springfield and twice during the contest East Union went down in order during an […]

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East Union honors the ultimate Urchin Greenhill at dedication

East Union Attendance Center formally named the north entrance to the school James Curtis Greenhill Drive Thursday as the school paid tribute to his many years as educator and coach. Greenhill came to East Union in the fall of 1961 when school consolidation took place in Union County, having been on staff at Jericho. Greenhill […]

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Callie Frazier stifled the Strayhorn batters, allowing only two hits while striking out three in the game one win. Photo by Dennis Clayton.

Lady Urchins shutout Strayhorn in series opener

East Union got out of the chute quickly as they scored runs in all but the second inning to defeat Strayhorn 10-0 in six innings to take a 1-0 lead in their 2A softball playoff series. Callie Frazier held the Lady Mustangs to only two hits, striking out three in her six innings of work. […]

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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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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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Raelee Bell drove in six runs against Ingomar and had an inside-the-park grand slam homer and triple. File photo.

Lady Urchins get sweep over Lady Falcons

East Union and Ingomar met for game two of their Division 1-2A series in fast pitch on Tuesday and the Lady Urchins got the sweep with their 18-3 win in four innings. Raelee Bell had a huge night, driving in six runs and scoring four runs for the Lady Urchins. Bell had an inside-the-park grand […]

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Cayce Smith of East Union tied a personal record of 8-06.00 in the pole vault at the Journal Relays on Saturday. Photo by Dennis Clayton.

East Union girls win in 1A-3A at Journal Relays

TUPELO – East Union and Myrtle went head-to-head in the 1A-3A small school division at the Daily Journal Relays and the teams finished 1-2 overall with the Lady Urchins taking the win. East Union had a total of 169 points and Myrtle finished with 137.50. Katie Rowan won three events for the second consecutive year […]

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Callie Frazier drove in both runs for the Lady Urchins against Mantachie. Photo by Dennis Clayton.

Lady Urchins fall to Mantachie in battle for first

ELLISTOWN – East Union and Mantachie battled for first in Division 1-2A softball on Friday night and the Lady Mustangs came away with a 7-2 win to drop the Lady Urchins into second place. The teams slugged it out through four scoreless innings before Mantachie took a 2-0 lead in the fifth. East Union came […]

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East Union, Myrtle take first in Tri-County Meet

East Union, Myrtle take first in Tri-County Meet East Union boys and Myrtle girls took wins in the first-ever Tri-County track meet at Byhalia on Saturday. East Union took first place in seven events with Jordon Salmon leading the Urchins with his first place finishes in the 800 and 1600 meter runs. Salmon had winning […]

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Rebecca Sheffield drives a pitch deep for her RBI double in the first inning against Ingomar. Photo by Dennis Clayton.

Lady Urchins take win in 2A softball matchup with Ingomar

ELLISTOWN – East Union and Ingomar met in 2A softball for the first time on Thursday and the Lady Urchins came away with the 9-1 win. This marks Ingomar’s initial season in 2A fastpitch while East Union has been in the division for several years. The Lady Urchins cranked up their batting in the middle […]

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