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Ackerman building momentum lately

March 29, 2013

ACKERMAN – The Ackerman Lady Indians are starting to build some momentum on the softball field.
Ackerman softball coach Mike Brown had watched his team put together good efforts lately and the schedule hasn't done them any favors.

On Friday, the Lady Indians played a makeup game against Calhoun City and established a lead early in claiming a 10-4 victory at home.

Whippets get run game going to defeat Indians

March 29, 2013

ACKERMAN – The pressure from the Kosciusko Whippets eventually got to the Ackerman Indians on the baseball field Friday afternoon.

Ackerman controlled the Kosciusko running game well-enough for two innings to keep it from scoring, but the Whippets scored at least once in the final five frames to leave Choctaw County with an 8-4 win.

MSU shuffles pitching slots for weekend

March 28, 2013

Mississippi State baseball coach John Cohen has been looking for more consistency from his starting pitching.
This weekend he will shuffle things around and try to find the rotation that will give the Bulldogs a chance at winning a Southeastern Conference series.

Yellowjackets lose to Rockets at home

March 28, 2013

When Brian Jones left Neshoba Central to become the head coach at Starkville High School, he knew he was leaving behind a good team.
It was evident Thursday night as the Rockets beat the Yellowjackets 4-2 at Yellowjacket Stadium/Danny Carlisle Field. 

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East Webster opens division slate with a victory

March 28, 2013

MATHISTON – Today might be what is called Good Friday, but Thursday evening was pretty good for the East Webster Lady Wolverines on the softball field.
In the opening game of Class 2A, Region 3, District 4 play, the team defeated the Lady Lions of Hamilton 5-2.

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Cox transitioning with MSU

March 27, 2013

There is certainly a big discrepancy from junior college football to the Southeastern Conference.
Mississippi State junior cornerback Justin Cox is learning that in his first few spring practices with the Bulldogs.

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MSU's Alwal motivated by postseason awards

March 27, 2013

Mississippi State's Martha Alwal won the Gillom Trophy this year, which signifies the best women's college basketball player in the state of Mississippi.
She also received All-Southeastern Conference recognition after her sophomore season.
On Wednesday night at the team's awards banquet, Alwal was honored by the coaching staff as Miss Defense and the Most Valuable Player for the Bulldogs.

Creating enough offense: Bulldogs use late charge to outscore the Governors

March 26, 2013

It took some time, but the Mississippi State Bulldogs were finally able to put some distance between themselves and Austin Peay.

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SMITH COLUMN: It's tough to survive in the SEC

March 26, 2013

The Mississippi State Bulldogs are hoping their play on the baseball field in the Southeastern Conference will get better as the weather does this spring.

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'One Night in March' has a different look

March 26, 2013

The documentary "One Night in March" has a different look and the public can take a peak at the new product on television.
After catching some of the early action of March Madness on Thursday night, basketball fans can turn over to Mississippi Public Broadcasting at 9 p.m. and watch the documentary. It will be broadcast in full high definition.

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