HOOVER, Ala. — Mississippi State continued its battle through the nation’s toughest conference baseball tournament Wednesday afternoon by knocking off top-seeded LSU 3-2 at Regions Park. (May 24, 2012, Page 8)
It’s one thing to be a freshman and receive regular playing time, but it’s a completely different animal to receive sporadic pinch hit opportunities during your first season in the Southeastern Conference.
After coming to Ole Miss during the summer with a slugger’s reputation, freshman Sikes Orvis has been relegated to the latter role due in large part to some of the upperclassmen ahead of him on the depth chart, which is why what he accomplished Saturday is all the more special. (more…) (May 15, 2012, Page 6)
It never seems to get any easier in the Southeastern Conference.
After taking two of three from Arkansas last weekend, the No. 18 Rebels must now turn back around and hit the road to play in-state rival Mississippi State this weekend before hosting red-hot No. 1 LSU May 4-6.
(April 27, 2012, Page 7A)
Facing its first series sweep since 2003, the Rebels mounted 15 hits en route to a 12-3 victory over the Bulldogs at Oxford-University Stadium. (more…) (May 14, 2011)