Archive - Sep 12, 2012 - Latest Sports
WEST POINT â€“ Mississippi State got a strong finish from Ally McDonald on Wednesday to finish fourth in the inaugural Old Waverly Bulldog Invitational.
The MSU sophomore carded a final round of 69 for a 4-under-par score of 212 which was good for a two-way tie for third place.Â The finish is a career low for McDonald and is the second lowest 54-hole score in MSU womenâ€™s golf history.
Two members of the Mississippi State football team picked up national honors on Wednesday, which is another indication that the Bulldogs are headed in a positive direction as a team this season.
MSU football coach Dan Mullen likes the identity that his team is beginning to develop after home wins over Jackson State 56-9 and Auburn 28-10.
The Starkville Yellowjackets needed to hear some good news during their open week.
On Monday, the Jackets got it concerning running back Preston Baker.
Baker, the leading receiver and second-leading rusher for the Jackets, suffered what initially looked like a severe injury to his lower leg in last Friday's 47-22 loss to West Point.
The Starkville Academy Volunteers are getting players introduced to the game of football at an early age.
With the pee-wee league in existence for a few seasons now, Starkville Academy's coaches like what it has provided for elementary-aged boys.
PHEBA â€“ Hebron Christian School football coach David Foster presented his team with a plan during the offseason.
He knew in order to have any success this season, there had to be some younger Eagles to contribute and the seniors had to lead.
EUPORA â€“ Junior Graham has been a head coach for 24 years, and in those 24 seasons he has seen several teams start at 4-0.
This year he has his Eupora Eagles off to that record.
The Class 2A Eagles have outscored their opponents 120-45 and have not allowed more than 13 points in a single game.
Eupora's special teams is one of the main reasons it has been able to get off to a hot start.