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Jones takes dual-position talents from East Webster to Holmes CC

May 14, 2015

MABEN – Derek Jones became comfortable with playing two positions with the East Webster Wolverines.
It looks as if that will continue at Holmes Community College.
Jones, an outfielder and pitcher for the Wolverines, will take his talents to Goodman as he signed with Holmes Community College on Thursday in Cumberland.

SHS hosts five-team jamboree at Davis Wade

May 14, 2015

Football fans don't have until the fall to watch high school action at its best.
It can be found in Starkville today.
Starkville High School is hosting an all-day jamboree, involving five teams, at Davis Wade Stadium on the campus of Mississippi State University.

Bulldogs set for Lafayette

May 14, 2015

The Mississippi State Bulldogs have been there and done that.
They are happy to be doing it again.
For the second-consecutive season, the Bulldogs are playing a postseason regional in Lafayette, La.
MSU takes on Baylor today in the first round at 5:30 p.m. Host Louisiana-Lafayette and Weber State are also in the field.

Bougard off to good start with Bulldogs

May 14, 2015

Mississippi State's Erica Bougard had her sights set on winning the heptathlon entering the Southeastern Conference Outdoor Championships on the campus of Mississippi State.
So far so good.
Bougard won three of the first four legs of the event at the Mike Sanders Track Complex Thursday to put herself in first place with a score of 3,820, 149 points better than the athlete in second place.

Vivians looking for a roster spot with Team USA

May 14, 2015

Victoria Vivians' summer will definitely feature basketball, but she might be representing her country in the process.
Vivians just finished her freshman season at Mississippi State and she will have the opportunity to earn a spot on the United States' rosters for the Pan American and World University Games the next couple of days.

Wilson brothers show competitive nature to help East Webster baseball team

May 13, 2015

In sports, no one rivals the competitive nature of a coach.
With one exception, a coach’s son has been instilled with determination and a will to win from the day he’s born.
In Cumberland, there are two of these players that both bring their different style to the respective sports, but with the same determination.

MSU's focus will be baseball task in Knoxville

May 13, 2015

Mississippi State head coach John Cohen will be focused on what's happening in front of him in Knoxville, Tenn., this weekend.
That will be difficult for the Bulldogs because their postseason fate will be decided by what's happening in Athens, Ga. 

Echols of Bulldogs handles business as student-athlete

May 13, 2015

Julia Echols has the look of a student-athlete.
The Mississippi State senior softball player was chosen last week to the Capital One Academic All-District first team for District 6.

Home advantage for MSU: Bulldogs host some of league's best athletes at event

May 13, 2015

If there is such a thing as home field advantage in track and field, the Mississippi State Bulldogs will have it this weekend.
MSU hosts the 2015 Southeastern Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships at the Mike Sanders Track Complex. It's the first time the event has been in Starkville since 2002.

MSU's Mullen puts players in pros

May 12, 2015

Mississippi State head coach Dan Mullen has proven he can put players in the National Football League.
The Bulldogs have produced 18 overall draft picks under the seventh-year head coach since 2010.
This month's NFL Draft proved that once again. The Bulldogs had five players taken in the first six rounds and seven sign free agent contracts.

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