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Phil Steele picks MSU's Prescott as All-American

June 2, 2015

Dak Prescott is expected to have a big senior year.
The Mississippi State quarterback is coming off a record-setting junior campaign that saw the Bulldogs rise to No. 1 in the country for five weeks. He finished eighth in the Heisman Trophy voting after being in the discussion for most of the season.

Barron joins Starkville Academy coaching staff

June 1, 2015

Starkville Academy softball is in for a unique couple of years but excitement is growing for the program with the addition of Rob Barron as the new coach this year.
Coach Kayla Mosley isn’t hanging up the cleats just yet, though, as she is taking a year of absence to do some promotional work in the Air National Guard.

SA Lady Vols to participate at camp in Destin, Fla.

June 1, 2015

The Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers are headed to the beach for a little bit of basketball.
For the first time, the Lady Vols will participate in the Emerald Coast Sports Camp's Girls Basketball at the Beach 2015 in Destin, Fla. The camp takes place June 7-10.

Gay poised for a breakout season with Yellowjackets

May 31, 2015

Starkville High School has always produced great athletes over the years, but the Yellowjackets are beginning to churn out even more than usual over the last few seasons.
With the class of 2016 now producing their share of big names, there’s a rising junior that will open many eyes this season.

MSU's MADDAWGS rugby benefit from hard work

May 31, 2015

The key to having success in any sport is understanding that hard work and determination will lead to positive results.
The Mississippi State Rugby Football Club, also known as MADDAWGS Rugby, has put that theory to the test over the past year and has benefitted from it.

Signs of RESPECT: Player of Year Frost proved to be tough on East Webster's opponent

May 31, 2015

The Hatley Lady Tigers showed Autumn Frost of East Webster the ultimate sign of respect during a Class 2A playoff fast pitch softball game earlier this month.
With runners on base for the Lady Wolverines, Hatley realized how dangerous the situation was with Frost at the plate.
Frost was East Webster's best hitter so the Lady Tigers took the necessary approach to keep Frost from hurting them.

Coach of the Year Berryhill values the leadership of Lady Wolverines

May 31, 2015

With three-straight trophies in the case in Cumberland, East Webster softball coach Lee Berryhill knows a thing or two about winning games.
The third-year Lady Wolverine coach took over at the school and immediately brought home the hardware. A 20-2 season this year made him a shoe-in for the Starkville Daily News High School Fast Pitch Coach of the Year.

SMITH ON SPORTS: East Webster can continue successful run

May 31, 2015

A well-oiled machine has several vital parts.
Each piece has a responsibility of getting a particular job done so that the entire package is functioning properly.
This is true for just about anything in life, but when considering the progress of an athletic team, the idea is especially fitting.

New stadium will highlight MSU softball season

May 31, 2015

Many Mississippi State softball fans are excited for the 2016 season for a variety of reasons.
Vann Stuedeman will be here for her fifth season as the head coach of the Bulldogs and the team brings back a solid nucleus of players that made up the 2015 Lafayette (La.) Regional – the fourth-straight NCAA Tournament appearance. It will be one of the more exciting seasons in MSU softball history.

Dantzler a part of veteran SHS defensive front line

May 29, 2015

Much has been made in the last week about the hiring of football coach Ricky Woods at Starkville High School and what’s in store for the Yellowjackets in 2015.
One thing is for certain, Woods might be walking into the best situation he’s ever had.

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