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February 13th, 2015

Cutting down on miscues, focus for MSU at Missouri

February 14, 2015

For the most part, there has been one area of concern in Mississippi State's losses this season.
The Bulldogs have struggled with securing the basketball, especially in halfcourt sets. In a loss to Alabama on Tuesday, the Bulldogs turned the ball over 15 times and the Crimson Tide turned those into 18 points.

Jackets finish regular season with easy victory over Bulldogs

February 14, 2015

All good things must come to an end.
Three Starkville basketball players realized that Friday night as they said goodbye to their time as a Yellowjacket by playing their final regular season home contest.
Nick Deloach, Raphael Leonard and Josh Skinner made good on their last time with a 68-42 defeat of the Aberdeen Bulldogs. 

Lady Jackets show teamwork, cruise to win on senior night

February 14, 2015

Senior Daija Williams said being a Starkville Lady Yellowjackets over the last few years meant "sisterhood" and playing as a team.
The Lady Jackets couldn't have played much more like a team than they did on Friday night as they handled the Aberdeen Bulldogs easily 55-14 on senior night.
Williams was one of four SHS players to score nine points against Aberdeen and was just glad to contribute.

February 12th

Bulldogs: batter up.MSU begins 125th season at home today

February 12, 2015

Mississippi State batters are tired of facing Mississippi State pitchers.
Bulldog pitchers are tired of facing Bulldog batters.
They don't have to face each other today.
No. 20 MSU gets its 125th season underway with a 4 p.m. first pitch against Cincinnati at Dudy Noble Field. It will be the first-ever meeting between the two teams.

Starkville's Bush to continue soccer play at Itawamba CC

February 12, 2015

There are certain advantages gained by a soccer player over time.
Since he was 5-years-old, D'Antae Bush has kicked the soccer ball around in Starkville.
Bush grew up playing in the Starkville Soccer Association and won state championships playing for his father Merrill, then enjoyed a career at Starkville High School.

Jackets take confidence into regional competition

February 12, 2015

The Starkville High School bowling team has confidence in itself.
After a season of success, the Yellowjackets are winding down the year with the Class II North Regional Championships.
“We will have one last practice Thursday in Columbus, then we bowl Saturday morning at Depot Lanes for the regional championship,” Starkville bowling coach Jim Philamlee said.

Mississippi State edges Louisiana Tech

February 12, 2015

February Freezer may be an appropriate name for the event Mississippi State softball hosts this week, but only because of the temperature outside.
There was nothing cold about opening day play for the Bulldogs. 
After holding their opponent scoreless for the first three innings, MSU closed out the afternoon contest against Louisiana Tech with a 6-4 victory to improve to 6-0 this season. 

February 11th

SEC starts to heat up for 13th-ranked MSU women

February 11, 2015

Things are starting to heat up in the Southeastern Conference.
With three weeks left in the regular season, the conference tournament seeds are starting to take shape, but there is still a good bit to be determined.
South Carolina and Tennessee stand at 10-0 and will challenge each other for the regular season championship.

Hard work for SA's McGee lands scholarship to MCC

February 11, 2015

A change of scenery is in store for Starkville Academy’s Billy McGee. 
Following completion of his senior season, the current Volunteer will be joining the baseball team at Meridian Community College.

Brown prepared to assume spot in MSU rotation

February 11, 2015

Preston Brown won't have to wait long to get back on the diamond when Mississippi State gets its season underway.
He might even be the one that gets the season underway.

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