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East Union and Myrtle win regional track titles

Union County had a huge showing at regional track meets on Saturday as East Union won the boys and girls 1-2A meet at Tupelo while Myrtle swept both titles in region 1-1A in Oxford. East Union girls were again led by Katie Rowan, winner of the 100 meter hurdles in 16.66 and 300 meter hurdles […]

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Bulldogs knocked out of 4A playoffs by Panthers

New Albany saw their season come to a close on Saturday as the Amory Panthers and pitcher Aubrey Gillentine took the 10-0 win. Gillentine was untouchable through four innings, but Peyton Jolly broke up the no-hitter with his one-out double in the fifth. The teams battled through three scoreless innings although Amory missed a golden […]

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Big inning spells defeat for Lady Bulldogs

One big inning by Lafayette was more than New Albany could overcome as the Lady Bulldogs fell to the Lady Commodores 8-6 in division play on Wednesday. The teams fought to a draw through three innings as neither team was able to draw first blood on the scoreboard. However, that all changed in the Lafayette […]

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New Albany runs in Division 2-4A track

New Albany competed in the Division 2-4A track meet on Tuesday and the boys team placed third with 50 points while the girls finished fourth with 36. Braudrique Boyd had two seconds to lead the boys team as he was just edged out in the 100 meters by Travis Tucker of Senatobia. Tucker ran a […]

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Lady Bulldogs romp over Ripley in softball

RIPLEY – New Albany exploded for seven runs in the top of the third inning and went on to take a 10-0 win in five innings on Tuesday. The Lady Bulldogs pounded out seven hits and took advantage of two errors to jump out to a 7-0 lead. “In coaching you always use that term […]

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Lady Bulldogs post division win over Pontotoc

NEW ALBANY – The Lady Bulldogs exacted a measure of revenge on Thursday as they defeated Pontotoc 7-3 in Division 2-4A softball. Pontotoc had defeated the Lady Bulldogs in their first meeting in Pontotoc by a big margin. Kaitlyn Cavender broke open a one-run game with her three RBI double that was a laser shot […]

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Lady Bulldogs thump Pontotoc in 2-4A rematch

NEW ALBANY – The Lady Bulldogs exacted a measure of revenge on Thursday as they defeated Pontotoc 7-3 in Division 2-4A softball. Pontotoc had defeated the Lady Bulldogs in their first meeting in Pontotoc by a big margin. Kaitlyn Cavender broke open a one-run game with her three RBI double that was a laser shot […]

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Leadoff homer sparks New Albany comeback

NEW ALBANY – New Albany found themselves down 3-0 and needing a spark in the bottom of the third inning of their division game with Ripley. Alexis Mayo’s leadoff home run to center provided the spark as the Lady Bulldogs went on to score four runs and take the eventual win 10-6. “Mayo led it […]

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Bulldogs fall to Senatobia in extra innings

NEW ALBANY – New Albany carried Senatobia into the eighth inning before the visitors got the RBI single to regain the lead and eventually take the win 5-4. Senatobia got their leadoff batter on, moved him to second on a sacrifice bunt and then drove the deciding run in on a RBI single. New Albany […]

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Split Decision

Bulldogs win one, lose one against Alcorn Central NEW ALBANY – The Bulldogs reached within themselves during the fourth quarter and found the energy to finally put away the Alcorn Central Bears 84-70. “We just played with some more energy in the fourth quarter,” New Albany boys coach Robert Burdette said. “We kinda just played […]

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