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Wildcats explode in 4th quarter to beat Trojans
On paper, many fans and experts in the area felt the “Battle of 61” here Friday night at Parker Field-McCool Stadium wasn’t going to be much of a battle. The Cleveland High Wildcats entered the contest ranked No. 2 in the 4A Associated Press Poll, while the East Side Trojans had lost two of their previous three games. The annual game between Cleveland and East Side is always exciting. The 3,000 plus fans that turned up at Parker Field-McCool Stadium cheered their respective teams as the big game, rivalry atmosphere circulated all through the stadium. The Trojans came to fight as they battle...
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Statesmen rock Pig Pickin' by thrashing CSU 72-8
The 12th ranked Delta State University Statesmen wasted no time in putting smiles on the fans’ faces here Saturday night at Parker Field-McCool Stadium. In front of an estimated crowd 8,765 spectat...
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DSU golf enters ranking No. 1 with a bullet
The Delta State University golf team reached a ranking any team would like to have at any point in a season. The Statesmen are No. 1 according to the rankings released by golf stat this week. Delta...
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Hawks keep rolling with win over Hornets
MOUND BAYOU— Home is where they heart is, or at least that's the case for head football coach Montrelli Finley who led his Shaw Hawks into battle with the John F. Kennedy Hornets here Friday night....
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Lady Colts eliminated at state
The Bayou Academy Lady Colts saw their great season come to an end in the State AA Fast Pitch Softball Tournament Saturday evening at Shiloh Park in Brandon. Bayou defeated Bowling Green 10-0 in th...
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Dove hunting has special meaning for Bright
Boyle resident Dallas Bright loves hunting. A particular type of hunting he enjoys is dove hunting. “Of course, dove season is very important to the hunter,” Bright said. “It’s usually the first se...
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Prep Football
NSA 68, Rebul 48 It was a good-ole fashioned shoot out down in Learned as the North Sunflower Academy Rebels hit the road to take on Rebul Academy. The Rebels made it two wins in a row as they got ...
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Friday Night Ticket
Cleveland High (5-0) vs East Side (3-2) The annual crosstown clash between the Cleveland High School Wildcats and the East Side Trojans will take place at Parker Field-McCool Stadium Friday night. ...
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Statesmen finally return home for Pig Pickin’
Finally, the Statesmen have come home. The No. 12 Delta State University Statesmen (2-0) will play their first home game of the season on Saturday when they take on the Central State University Mar...
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Bayou wins 9th straight North State Title
Winning over the past eight years has been synonymous with Bayou Academy Softball. In Batesville on Monday, the Lady Colts continued that trend by claiming their ninth consecutive North State Champ...
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Statesmen outlast Blazers
It's always a back-and-forth show when the Delta State Statesmen and the Valdosta State Blazers hook up on the gridiron and Saturday's Gulf South Conference matchup wasn't any different. When the d...
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Hawks edge Jaguars in region showdown
SHAW — Not every win comes when a team is playing perfect. Every now and then, you have to battle through mistakes and adversity. The Broad Street Jaguars and the Shaw High Hawks battled each other...
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Colts fall short in thriller
It was a thriller here at Colt Field as Bayou Academy hosted the North Delta Green Waves in a District 1-AA matchup that came right down to the wire. Despite four turnovers and a few miscues, the C...
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