A dream of playing tennis at the Division I level became a reality Tuesday for Oxford High’s Zach Wilder. The standout who led the Chargers to four straight state team titles during his prep career officially signed with the Ole Miss Rebels and coach Billy Chadwick, who has seen the standout grow and mature for several years. (more…) (June 1, 2011, Page 6)
COLUMN: The football offices at Memphis East High School have been a busy place this spring. East coach Marcus Wimberly has been entertaining a bevy of college coaches who are hot on the trail of his standout running back, Brian Kimbrow (5-foot-9, 165-pounds). (more…) (May 26, 2011, Page 7)
In February, Denzel Nkemdiche looked like he was headed to Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College.
Gavin Cecchini has turned from the recruited to the recruiter.
After committing to Ole Miss in early April, the standout infielder from Barbe High in Lake Charles, La., immediately remembered a fellow 2012 recruit he had met the previous weekend while taking in the Vanderbilt-Arkansas series in Fayetteville, Ark. (more…) (May 20, 2011, Page 6A)
COLUMN: Ole Miss signed a bevy of talented football players from the state of Mississippi this past February. One of those talented players was Raleigh wide receiver Donte Moncrief, who has been preparing for the upcoming season at Ole Miss by competing in the long jump for his high school. (more…) (May 19, 2011, Page 6)
A shifty running back with very good top end speed is what the Ole Miss Rebels gained on Thursday with the verbal commitment from Andre Allen.
Allen became the fifth player to verbally commit to the Rebels for the 2012 class and the second in less than a week. The 5-foot-9, 178-pound Allen is coming off a standout season at Arnold High in Panama City, Fla. Allen finished the 2010 season with 2,150 yards and 19 rushing touchdowns. He averaged almost 8.7 yards per carry and caught 11 passes for 169 yards and three touchdowns (more…) (May 6, 2011, Page 7A)