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June 28th

MSU's Norris inks with Detroit Tigers

June 28, 2013

Daryl Norris tweeted Friday afternoon that he will sign a contract with the Detroit Tigers.
The Mississippi State junior right hander was drafted in the 22nd round by the Tigers earlier this month in Major League Baseball's First-Year Amateur draft. 
Norris took to Twitter Friday to let his decision be known and to thank the many Bulldog fans that supported him.

Coach Corner: Stidham uses summer to improve Wolverines

June 28, 2013

Summer is not typically thought of as basketball season.
For East Webster, that makes it the perfect time to get in some extra practice and to prepare for the upcoming season.
“The summer league is giving us some good experience which I enjoy because they need all the reps they can get,” Wolverines coach Corey Stidham said.

June 27th

Fans gather at Dudy Noble Field to show appreciation to Bulldogs

June 28, 2013

It has been a wild ride for the Mississippi State baseball team this season.
That all came to an end on Thursday night.
The Bulldogs were greeted by fans at Dudy Noble Field to celebrate the 2013 Bulldog campaign.
MSU finished the season 51-20 and were the national runner-ups to the UCLA Bruins. 

Henderson joins Hill, Bradberry in MAC Hall

June 28, 2013

Starkville Academy girls basketball coach Glenn Schmidt knew she was playing for a special coach during her high school days at Madison-Ridgeland High School in the 1970s.
It wasn't until later that Schmidt realized just how important Jerry Henderson was in her life.

Volunteers offer their time for Outlaw's Elite 25 camp

June 27, 2013

It is often said that it takes a village to raise a child.
At the Elite 25 Travis Outlaw basketball camp held this week at the Starkville Sportsplex, that saying could not be more true as a whole host of volunteers came together to teach area children the game of basketball and life. It's an idea that Outlaw came up with about three years ago while talking with his brother John Outlaw Jr.

June 26th

Season to remember: Progress of MSU leads to Omaha, CWS finals

June 26, 2013

OMAHA, Neb. – When John Cohen took over the Mississippi State baseball program, he knew he had an uphill battle in front of him.
Cohen was hired as the 16th head coach of the Bulldogs on June 7, 2008. 

Bradberry's successful run as coach lands him in MAC Hall

June 26, 2013

David Bradberry's successful run as a high school football coach in Mississippi has taken him from Sturgis to the Mississippi Association of Coaches Hall of Fame.
The Oktibbeha County native will be inducted along with four others on Friday during the MAC Hall of Fame banquet in Jackson.
When Bradberry thinks about the accomplishment, he looks back on the people that have helped him get there.

Buckner teaches 9-year-olds how to value, love the game

June 26, 2013

To Starkville’s 9-year old All-Star coach, baseball is about much more than hitting a ball with a bat.
“I want them to learn that baseball is a great sport,” coach Robert Buckner said. “It can teach you to overcome because you get up to the plate and you are going to strike out some. You are going to miss a ball. You are going to make a mistake and the same thing happens in life.

Starkville 11 All-Stars are familiar team

June 26, 2013

This year’s 11-year-old Starkville All-Star team is quite familiar with each other.
Not only have the All-Stars been playing against and with each other all season, but the last few years, they have been pretty much the same team.
“We have a pretty good group,” coach Randy Carlisle said. “These kids have played together since they were 7."

June 25th

Bruins ruin Bulldog hopes

June 26, 2013

OMAHA, Neb. – Mississippi State was looking for its first-ever national championship in any sport.
The Bulldog baseball team fell short at TD Ameritrade Park Tuesday night. 
No. 7 (Collegiate Baseball) MSU dropped an 8-0 decision to the No. 6 UCLA Bruins to sweep the College World Series national championship series. 

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