The Ole Miss soccer team continues its season with another weekend of split matches. Ole Miss plays at Kennesaw State tonight before returning home to host the Memphis Tigers on Sunday. The match against Memphis is set for 7 p.m. (September 13, 2013, Page 7A)
Today’s local sports briefs include:
– OHS football ticket prices are increasing to $7 this season
– The OHS Band Boosters have streamlined the football concession stand use to help fans
– Tryouts are set Monday for the Oxford Landsharks 13-year-old USSSA baseball team
– RebTalk with Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze debuts Tuesday night
– Ole Miss hosts Louisiana-Lafayette tonight in its soccer season opener
– Details have been set for a Sept. 7 dove hunt at Sardis Lake (August 23, 2013, Page 7A)
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
AMORY — The Lafayette Lady Commodores may have gotten a glimpse of their future Thursday night.
Leading the home Amory Lady Panthers onto the pitch was senior Addie Forbus, a future Ole Miss soccer player fresh off setting the state’s career goal mark (228) last week.
Meanwhile, LHS freshman Ally Houghton, a soft-spoken sniper in her own right, appears poised to pick up where Forbus leaves off and make her own mark on the Magnolia State. (more…) (January 25, 2013, Page 10A)
Junior forward/midfielder Mandy McCalla of the Ole Miss soccer team has been named a third team All-America selection by CollegeSportsMadness.com, the online publication announced on Monday with the announcement of its annual team. (more…) (November 6, 2012, Page 7)
ORANGE BEACH, Ala. — Erin Emerson notched her first goal of the season in the 81st minute to pull the Ole Miss Lady Rebels into a tie with top-seeded Florida at the Southestern Conference Tournament on Wednesday night. The tie didn’t turn into a lead for the Lady Rebels, who lost 2-1 to the Lady Gators and were eliminated from the SEC Tournament. Ole Miss fell to 13-9 overall, while Florida improved to 15-4-1. (more…) (November 1, 2012, Page 8)
ORANGE BEACH, Ala. — It looked like things would be heading to overtime for the Ole Miss Rebels in the opening round of the Southeastern Conference Tournament on Monday, but Rafaelle Souza had other plans. (more…) (October 30, 2012, Page 7)
Ole Miss junior forwards Mandy McCalla and Rafaelle Souza were honored recently for their efforts on the 2012 season when they were tabbed for postseason honors by the Southeastern Conference coaches on Monday. (more…) (October 30, 2012, Page 7)
A pair of freshmen came up big on Sunday afternoon to help put the Ole Miss Lady Rebels back in the win column as they defeated Kentucky 2-0 at the Ole Miss Soccer stadium. The victory improved the Lady Rebels to 10-5 overall and 3-5 in the Southeastern Conference. Kentucky fell to 8-5-1 and 3-4-1.
After two weeks on the road where the offense got several opportunities but couldn’t convert the shots into goals, the two goals on Sunday from area products keyed the Ole Miss win. Sara Coleman, a Laurel native, put the Lady Rebels on the board with her first half goal, while Memphis native Olivia Harrison capped the scoring for Ole Miss with a second-half goal. (October 8, 2012, Page 3B)