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Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Gavin Darby

Mooreville escapes with Game 1 win over WVHS

WATER VALLEY — Runs were at a premium in a game where pitching ruled the night. The Water Valley baseball team and Mooreville found themselves in a low-scoring affair with the Troopers edging the Blue Devils for a 2-1 win at Blue Devil Field on Tuesday.  Mooreville took Game 1of the best-of-three MHSAA Class 3A second-round series. (April 29, 2015, Page 2B)

Water Valley makes quick work of Leflore Co.

WATER VALLEY — It was an easy night’s work for the Water Valley baseball team, which advanced to the second round of the MHSAA Class 3A playoffs after sweeping Leflore County in doubleheader action Thursday at Blue Devil Field. The Blue Devils took the first game, 10-0, in six innings and won the nightcap, 12-0, in four innings to eliminate Leflore County from the postseason. (April 24, 2015, Page 2B)

Errors costly for Water Valley in loss to Senatobia

WATER VALLEY — The Water Valley baseball team hung around with Senatobia despite a number of miscues resulting in free runs for the Warriors. But the Blue Devils couldn’t overcome all of them. Water Valley (15-9) dropped a 6-5 decision to Senatobia on Senior Night Monday at Blue Devil Field. Four of the Warriors’ runs were unearned thanks to five errors by the home team, including the decisive one in the top of the seventh. (April 14, 2015, Page 6)

BASEBALL PREVIEW: Devils enter 2015 with questions at key positions

Water Valley has turned into a regular participant in the MHSAA Class 3A playoffs. Getting back to the postseason is going to require contributions from some new faces in new places. Gone are shortstop Cole Camp and catcher Taylor Smith, who combined for eight years of starting experience before their eligibility ran out. The Blue Devils also have to replace the power of outfielder Dillon Zinn and the pitching of Cody Greer, who sat at the top of Water Valley’s rotation for the last three seasons. (February 23, 2015, Page 6)

Greer pitches Blue Devils past ‘Dores

Once Cody Greer got in a groove, Lafayette’s offense didn’t have much of a chance. (March 24, 2014, Page 3B)

Blue Devils sweep Bruce to end season

Water Valley ended its middle school basketball season on a high note Monday night with two wins over Bruce. The seventh-grade Blue Devils finished the year 7-1 thanks to a 34-8 win, while the eighth-grade Blue Devils won 21-15 to improve to 5-3 on the year. (more…) (December 11, 2012, Page 9)

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