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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.

Nicholson in midst of first spring drills as SA head coach

May 12, 2015

Spring brings along with it changes.
The grass is greener, the air is warmer and the dawning of a new football season begins. This spring brings those changes to the Starkville Academy football team, but the more things change, the more they will stay the same.

Wolverines pound out 13 hits to defeat Tigers

May 12, 2015

MABEN – Against one of the state’s hottest hitting teams, the East Webster Wolverines flipped the script on the Hatley Tigers.
The Wolverines pounded out 13 hits and used aggressive base running to take game one of the Class 2A North State championship series 12-2 in Cumberland.

SMITH ON SPORTS: Reaching NCAA Tournament a big deal for MSU softball

May 12, 2015

It's very difficult to reach the NCAA Tournament in any sport.
Making it to postseason should never be taken for granted and it should never get old.
The Mississippi State softball program has reached the NCAA Tournament in four-consecutive seasons under the leadership of head coach Vann Stuedeman and it has certainly been an impressive run.

Wolverines begin North 2A title set

May 11, 2015

Athletes at East Webster High School start young with a bat, ball and glove in hand.
A few years later, success usually follows.
As the Lady Wolverines prepare for a state softball championship series, their fellow classmates on the baseball diamond are two wins away from joining them.
The Wolverines come into tonight’s baseball matchup with Hatley in a familiar situation.

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