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Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Ally Avant

SOFTBALL PREVIEW: Blue Devils enter new season with new faces on the mound, at key positions

It will be a rebuilding year of sorts for the Water Valley softball team this season. After getting bounced out of the opening round of the MHSAA Class 3A playoffs by Mooreville last season, the Blue Devils hope to improve on that. (February 22, 2015, Page 2B)

Defer’s career game leads WVHS to Senior Night win

WATER VALLEY — Skyler Defer scored, dunked, bled and even lost some of the food he ate earlier in the day. Water Valley’s senor guard did whatever it took to go out a winner in his final home game. Defer accounted for nearly half of the Blue Devils’ offense, dropping a career-high 40 points to help Water Valley overcome a furious second-half rally by M.S. Palmer in a 90-83 victory Friday on Senior Night at the WVHS gym. (February 15, 2015, Page 4B)

WVHS boys, girls swept by Holly Springs

It has been a season to forget for Water Valley High’s basketball teams this season. The woes continued Tuesday nigh as Holly Springs swept the girl’s and boy’s teams inside the WVHS Gym. (January 21, 2015, Page 4B)

Big innings doom Devils in loss to Mooreville

MOOREVILLE — Water Valley couldn’t avoid giving up the big inning Wednesday night as the Blue Devils fell 13-3 in Game 1 of their Class 3A first-round playoff series with the Mooreville Troopers. (May 1, 2014, Page 9)

Lafayette starts 2-0 in Charger Classic

Lafayette couldn’t have asked for a much better start to the softball season. (March 3, 2014, Page 8)

SOFTBALL PREVIEW: Veteran Devils ready to challenge themselves

With five seniors and nearly all of its starters returning, Water Valley’s softball team isn’t short on experience. It’s what coach Casey Clouse is counting on to lead the Blue Devils to another strong season. (February 28, 2014, Page 6A)

Blue Devils grind out win over Palmer

WATER VALLEY — The Blue Devils have become a team that finds a way to win. Tuesday night was no exception as WVHS held off a pesky M.S. Palmer Dragon team to earn a 62-51 District 2-3A victory inside the WVHS gym. (January 29, 2014, Page 6)

Photo contest a family affair

Water Valley’s Anna Avant, 10, won three first-place awards for her age division in this year’s Youth and Adult Outdoor Photography Contest, sponsored by the Mississippi Wildlife Federation. (July 18, 2011, Page 12)

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