Thursday’s local sports briefs included:
- Ole Miss opens its soccer season Friday night at home against Louisiana-Lafayette
- M-Club Hall of Famers for 2013 have been named
- Former Rebel football great James A. “Tank” Crawford dies
Meanwhile, the Lady Rebel volleyball squad got back in the win column after a slow start in Miami with a 2-1 showing at the Xavier Invitational this past weekend.
Ole Miss’ volleyball team (3-3 overall) got off to a rough start on Friday, falling to Marquette 3-0. (September 5, 2012, Page 7)
After defeating St. Louis (3-1), Middle Tennessee State (3-1) and Troy (5-0) in a matter of six days, the Lady Rebels (4-0 overall) capped their first two weeks with a 1-0 victory over Louisiana-Lafayette on Sunday. (August 29, 2012, Page 7)
The Ole Miss soccer and volleyball programs have had a rather difficult week.
While the soccer squad lost at No. 20 Tennessee 4-3 in overtime on Friday and then 3-0 at Georgia on Sunday, the volleyball Rebs lost to Kentucky 3-1 (25-19, 19-25, 25-14, 25-19) on Friday and to No. 19 Tennessee 3-2 (25-22, 17-25, 21-25, 25-21, 15-13) on Sunday. (more…) (October 13, 2011, Page 7)
Second-year Ole Miss head soccer coach Matt Mott announced the signing of four student-athletes to National Letters of Intent Tuesday.
Kelly McCormick, Kate Anderson, Kristen McBrayer and Mary Louise Clawson have all signed National Letters of Intent to study and play soccer at Ole Miss beginning in the Fall of 2011. The four signees hail from three states, California, Texas and Georgia. (February 24, 2011, Page 7)