The Oak Grove Warriors captured the 2020 MHSAA 6A Football Championship during a wild and dramatic finish Friday night at Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium in Jackson.
Hunter Robinson had been waiting on this day for years. Tuesday afternoon, it was official. Robinson signed to further his baseball career to the collegiate level when he signed to play for Pearl River Community College.
Sumrall’s Kros Sivley and Hayden Nored have been playing baseball together for most of their lives. Wednesday, both signed to play baseball at the next level - and rival schools - as Nored signed with Pearl River Community College and Sivley signed with Jones College.
New classifications and regions were set today by the MHSAA. See where football, basketball, soccer, and volleyball teams from the Jones, Jasper, and Smith County areas fell into place.
Governor Tate Reeves announced that he is extending the social distancing measures under the Safe Return order, including the statewide mask mandate, and issuing crowd-size limitations on K-12 extracurricular activities in the state's ongoing fight to slow the spread of COVID-19.
Mississippi is weeks away from the start of the 2020 football season. Other sports are also preparing for the start of their seasons. With apprehension in the air and the fear-driven media outlets pushing against the re-opening of virtually anything, it is time to share some examples that Mi…
Gulfport Assistant Baseball Coach Colton Caver has been around the diamond for quite some time. As an assistant coach who also helped during summer league baseball time, he noticed most leagues falling by the wayside due to COVID-19. That is why he took initiative by founding the Deep South …
Upon the recommendations of the NFHS and MHSAA Sports Medicine Advisory Committees, the MHSAA Executive Committee voted to approve the following for the upcoming 2020-21 school year:
The Executive Committee of the the Mississippi High School Activities Association voted Wednesday morning to cancel all sports and activities until the start of the 2020-21 academic year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Purvis will have a new face coaching the boy’s basketball team next season as Matthew Lofton who spent five seasons at Presbyterian Christian School as girls head basketball coach and 14 seasons total with the Bobcats made the move to take over as the head basketball coach for the boys baske…
Join James Pugh and Kevan Lindsey on Episode 3 of Season 2 as they discuss new updates on spring sports and talk with Fishing with Legends President and Founder Adam Brewer about his organization.
Many times when I scan across social media I see a recurring question pop up. It is a question that I enjoy pondering, so sometimes I give my input. Recently, it came across a friend’s timeline last week. What is the question?
While sports across the nation and most of the world have come to a screeching halt, one sport struck gold last Sunday with an unlikely, foreign event to many: esports.
Join James Pugh and Kevan Lindsey on Episode 2 of Season 2 as they discuss updates on spring sports and talk with West Jones assistant football and archery coach Koby Easterling about turkey hunting.
The Mississippi High School Activities Association handed down its ruling regarding spring athletics on Monday morning.
Through much of the contest, it looked as though a Logan Walters two-run home run in the bottom of the first inning would be the only score in the books, but a flurry of runs in the bottom of the sixth gave the Panthers a dominating 7-1 victory over rival Oak Grove on Thursday night.
Purvis had made a habit of comebacks in the playoffs this season. This time, their comeback fell just short as they were defeated by the Raymond Lady Rangers 46-41 at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum Friday evening.
Sumrall head coach Larry Knight wanted to see his team perform well in all three phases of the game. He got that tonight, especially from his two Haydens. Junior pitcher Hayden Nored struck out 12 while junior outfielder Hayden Barrett accounted for three RBIs in an 8-1 victory over Jackson …
Oak Grove Lady Warrior Nataliya Magee is just a sophomore, but tonight she played like a seasoned veteran as she scored a game-high 18 points in Oak Grove’s 35-28 victory over Biloxi in the first round of the 6A playoffs.
Austin Swartz has been playing the sport he loves for over a decade. From peewee football until his senior season at lineman for the Purvis Tornadoes. On signing day, Swartz made it official to keep playing the sport he loves as he signed to Pearl River Community College.
Senior Night for the Purvis Lady Tornadoes became a historic night for one senior as Karson Suire scored her 1,000th point on Purvis’ way to a 44-37 victory over Forrest County Agricultural. Suire finished with 11 points on the evening. Head coach Michael Thornton was proud of his senior gua…
Typically a regular-season finale loss would be disappointing for most coaches, however, Sumrall head coach Todd Siders knew heading into the regular-season finale that staying healthy was the most most important thing before Tuesday night’s first-round matchup in the 4A soccer playoffs.
Oak Grove head coach LaRon Brumfield knew junior Jay Barnes was confident in the first half as Barnes had scored 13 points in the first 16 minutes of action. That's when he told him to shoot his shot.