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November 15th, 2012

Eupora travels for postseason showdown with Calhoun City

November 16, 2012

In a repeat of an earlier regular season game, the Eupora Eagles and the Calhoun City Wildcats are set to square off tonight in third round Class 2A gridiron action.

In what is certain to be an electric matchup, the Eagles and Wildcats are set to kickoff at 7 p.m. in Calhoun City.

Jackets split with Rockets at home lanes

November 16, 2012

Bulldog Lanes in Starkville was the site of the season home opener for the Starkville High bowling teams, as the Yellowjackets split 6-6 with opponent Neshoba Central.

“I thought our team did good,” SHS bowling coach Jim Philamlee said. “I was especially impressed with their attitude about competition.”

The Jackets split their day with the Rockets as each team won three of the six frames.

Starkville High School moves back to Class 6A

November 16, 2012

Starkville High School received word on Thursday that it would once again be a part of the 6A classification, beginning with the 2012-13 school year.

For the last two years, the Yellowjackets have competed athletically in Class 5A and won the All-Sports trophy for that class last year.

Lady Vols knock off Lady Patriots

November 16, 2012

In midweek action the Starkville Academy Lady Vols claimed a 46-37 victory over the Jackson Prep Lady Patriots.

“We came out ready to play,” Starkville Academy coach Glenn Schmidt said.

In what was a toughly fought battle, the Lady Vols shot 51.5% as they continued their quest for a perfect season moving their record to 6-0 overall and 1-0 divisionally,

November 14th

SA's Little, Proffitt sign with schools

November 14, 2012

Basketball has been with Anna Lea Little and Maggie Proffitt for most of their lives.

The progress they've made on the court over their careers has been due to a genuine love for the sport.

That won't end any time soon as it has also led to college scholarships.

Opposing viewpoint: Oxford looks to throw the football

November 14, 2012

The Oxford Chargers are known for their passing game and quarterback Parker Adamson is the trigger man.

Oxford, which has an 11-1 record, plays at Starkville High School Friday night in the second round of the Class 5A playoffs. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. from Yellowjacket Stadium.

Mullen has seen Hogs at their best

November 14, 2012

Mississippi State football coach Dan Mullen has seen the best the Arkansas Razorbacks had to offer the last three years.

Mullen's Bulldogs took a couple of beatings by the Hogs in Little Rock, 42-21 in 2009 and 44-17 last season, and lost a 38-31 double overtime decision at home in 2010.

November 13th

All about Starkville: Higgins plays any position necessary to help Jackets

November 14, 2012

It's all for the good of Starkville High School.

At times when Stanley Higgins scores a touchdown for the Yellowjackets and there's a camera in front of him, he forms an "s" shape with his hands.

That's Higgins' way of saying that it's not about him, but all about Starkville.

It doesn't matter if he's playing fullback, h-back or tight end, Higgins wants to produce for the Jackets.

MSU defeats Florida Atlantic, but loses Steele

November 14, 2012

It was a bittersweet win for the Mississippi State men's basketball team Tuesday night.

The Bulldogs (1-1) cruised to head coach Rick Ray's first victory with a 78-58 decision over Florida Atlantic (0-2) at Humphrey Coliseum, but junior guard Jalen Steele was injured in the process.

Steele crashed to the floor hard and hit his head with 10:37 remaining in the first half.

SMITH COLUMN: Value of win should not be lost with MSU

November 14, 2012

It's going to be a struggle on most nights for the Mississippi State Bulldogs to win basketball games this season.

That's why picking up a victory like Tuesday night was so important.

In their home opener at Humphrey Coliseum, the Bulldogs did enough firepower to defeat the Florida Atlantic Owls 78-58.

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