BLOG: PEARL — Oxford coach Jamie Perkins is getting used to being on top in the world of girls track. Led by another all-around outstanding performance from a bevy of girls, the Oxford High girls track team won a second MHSAA Class 5A state track title on Friday evening. (more…) (May 13, 2011)
BLOG: Led by a strong pitching performance from left-hander Nick Routt the Mississippi State Bulldogs up-ended Ole Miss 7-4 at Oxford-University Stadium. (more…) (May 13, 2011)
BLOG: Ole Miss released a statement earlier today from head coach Houston Nutt stating that rising sophomores Delvin Jones and Clarence Jackson have been “suspended indefinitely for a violation of team rules.” (more…) (May 13, 2011)
Tonight’s game between Ridgeland and Oxford has been postponed until Saturday at 6 p.m. The game will still be played at Oxford’s Edwin Moak Field. (May 13, 2011)
RIDGELAND — Some early offense and a solid pitching performance from senior Ben Boykin helped lift the Ridgeland Titans to a 6-3 win over the Oxford Chargers in the first game of the MHSAA’s Class 5A North Half title series Thursday night. (more…) (May 13, 2011, Page 6A)
RIDGELAND — Tonight’s second game of the MHSAA Class 5 North Half title series comes down to which team makes the fewest mistakes. If the Chargers are going to force a decisive Game 3 on Saturday, they will have to play a little cleaner than they did in the opener and get the timely hit that has helped the first two playoff series.
For the Ridgeland Titans, who travel to Edwin Moak Field for the second game, it will be about finishing what they started on Thursday in a 6-3 win over the Chargers. (May 13, 2011, Page 7A)
A measure of revenge is what the No. 7 Tennessee Lady Volunteers gained on Thursday afternoon with their 4-1 win over No. 22 Kentucky in the first game of the Southeastern Conference Softball Tournament held at the Ole Miss Softball Complex. (more…) (May 13, 2011, Page 8A)
Aided by scoreless relief pitching from John Allen Lagrone, the Buckman Cardinals snuck past the First National Bank Tigers in the Oxford Park Commission’s Under-10 baseball league on Thursday evening at FNC Park.
Ole Miss has hired former Florida International head basketball coach Sergio Rouco as an assistant, Rebel head coach Andy Kennedy announced Friday.
Rouco brings years of head coaching experience at the college, high school and international levels to the Ole Miss bench. (May 13, 2011, Page 7A)
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