Former Lafayette High pitcher Reed Davis has finally found the right school and situation to play for at a place that is defined by its name. Tuesday, Davis agreed to a scholarship to play for Victory University, a small non-denominational Christian school based in mid-town Memphis. For Davis, who just spent two years at Northwest Mississippi Community College, the opportunity to play for the NAIA-based school just felt right.
Just a couple of years ago Cody Reed was a crafty left-hander at Horn Lake High who showed some projectability because of his frame.
Thursday, the Ole Miss signee and Northwest Mississippi Community Ranger was selected 46th overall in the 2013 Major League Baseball First-Year Players Draft by the Kansas City Royals.
The No. 8 Pearl River Wildcats proved to be too much for the Northwest Mississippi Community College Rangers in the MACJC baseball tournament opener Thursday in Poplarville. (more…) (May 10, 2013, Page 7A)
A couple of former area baseball standouts helped lift the Northwest Mississippi Community College Rangers to a MACJC series win over Jones County Junior College Sunday. The Rangers defeated No. 19 Jones 5-3 and 11-9 over the weekend to advance to the MACJC State Tournament that begins Thursday at Pearl River. (more…) (May 6, 2013, Page 7A)
The Northwest Mississippi Community College Rangers earned two wins over Delta Wednesday in Senatobia to claim the No. 2 spot in the North Division.
The two wins also improved the Rangers to 23-21 overall and 14-8 in the North Division. NWCC now has a home field advantage in the first round of the playoffs, which is a best-of-three series. (April 26, 2012, Page 7)
Former Oxford Charger and Northwest Mississippi Community College Ranger Charley Sullivan shined in Alabama’s Southeastern Conference opener on Friday against Arkansas. Sullivan started for the Tide and lasted 5.1 innings before giving way to five other pitchers in Alabama’s 4-3 loss in 12 innings. (more…) (March 19, 2012, Page 9)
Long ago the coaching staff at Northwest Mississippi Community College took note of his abilities at the plate and on Thursday the Rangers landed their third baseman of the future when the WVHS senior signed his National Letter of Intent in the high school gym. (more…) (February 10, 2012, Page 8A)
Two of the most successful players in the history of Water Valley baseball will continue their careers together for another couple of seasons at Northwest Mississippi Community College. (more…) (June 15, 2011, Page 9)