Mississippi High School Basketball News Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. East Union honors former hoops coachRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2016 | Newms360.com

    Kuykendall, who won eight state championships coaching Belmont and Pine Grove, learned the valuable lesson from his high school coach, Curtis Greenhill. "Coach Greenhill always said nobody won or lost a game.

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  2. Biloxi hires Olive Branch's Jones as girls basketball coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Sunherald.com

    The Biloxi School Board board approved Blake Jones of Olive Branch as its new head girls basketball coach last week. Jones serve eight years as the Olive Branch head coach and had a record of 111-40 during his time there.

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  3. Starkville HIgh basketball pair sign scholarship offersRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2016 | Commercial Dispatch

    Starkville High girls' basketball coach Kristie Williams feels her program should send at least one player to the collegiate level on an annual basis. Senior Tanita Thompson signed with Itawamba Community College, while senior Shannon Tate signed with Meridian Community College in a ceremony held at the school's basketball gym.

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  4. Signing double T: Tate, Thompson of SHS move onRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2016 | Starkville Daily News

    The Starkville High School girls basketball team was a difficult matchup in the post for their opponents last season. Along with Dandy Dozen performer Kelsey Jones, the Lady Yellowjackets were also trouble inside because of double T. Tanita Thompson and Shannon Tate provided that needed help to Jones and fueled the run by SHS back to the Final Four of the Class 6A Girls State Tournament.

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  5. Conlee, Thompson lead Division 2-1A basketball all-division honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | New Albany Gazette

    Gracen Conlee of West Union was named girls Player of the Year for the 2015-2016 basketball season in Division 2-1A. Matt Thompson of West Union was named Coach of the Year for girls basket.

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  6. Starkville Academy's Chrestman signs with Northeast Mississippi C.C.Read the original story

    Apr 21, 2016 | Commercial Dispatch

    After a standout season with the Starkville Academy football team and an appearance in the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools Senior All-Star game, bided his time and waited for the scholarship offers from colleges to come in. While Chrestman waited, he wondered if he would get an opportunity to realize his dream and play baseball in college.

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  7. Columbus basketball pair to resume careers at Pearl River C.C.Read the original story

    Apr 16, 2016 | Commercial Dispatch

    Cameron Douglas and Javontae McDavid believed they could make a splash in their final season with the Columbus High School boys basketball team. Both players acknowledged they would have to make adjustments playing for new coach Luther Riley, but they agreed the Falcons had the size, depth, and potential to realize Riley's title aspirations.

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  8. Tapley sets tone for Hebron Christian baseball teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Commercial Dispatch

    When you have been in a key role on numerous teams for as many years as Tapley, you come to understand how you need to prepare and how you need to play with confidence to set the example for your teammates. Tapley's third home run of the season -- a grand slam -- came Monday in the Hebron Christian School baseball team's victory against Columbus Christian Academy.

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  9. Lady Wildcats Hawks claim BC Tournament crownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | The Bolivar Commercial

    The Cleveland HighLady Wildcats won the Girl's Bolivar County Tournament Championship Saturday in Shelby by beating Shaw 65-63. The Shaw Hawks defeated the JFK Hornets 72-59 to win the boy's side of the Bolivar County Tournament.

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  10. Long time CHS coach heads to West UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Jenny McCullough, who has been the Cleveland High School girls basketball coach for 18 years, was named the new head girls basketball job at West Union. Jenny McCullough, who has been the stern, tough as nails head girls basketball coach of the Cleveland High School Lady Wildcats for the past 18 years, has resigned to become the new head girls basketball coach at West Union High School in Myrtle.

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  11. State champs CHS Falcons honored in JacksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | Commercial Dispatch

    Standing, from left, Sen. Sollie B. Norwood, Robert Woodard II, Coach Luther Riley and Sen. Angela Turner. Photo by: Courtesy photo Columbus Mayor Robert Smith addresses the Mississippi Senate as Sen. Angela Turner and Sen. Chuck Younger looked on.

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  12. Starkville HIgh pair sign scholarship offersRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2016 | Commercial Dispatch

    As the Yellow Jackets advanced to back-to-back Mississippi High School Activities Association Class 6A state championship games, Keith Harris was the defensive mastermind behind the team. "Keith may have been our most under-rated player," Carter said.

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  13. Pair of Lady Falcons sign to play on next levelRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2016 | Commercial Dispatch

    Thankfully, there were plenty of cameras and cell phones on hand to capture all of the moments for the signings of seniors Kayla Rogers and Rokila Wallace with Coahoma Community College and Meridian C.C. "As a head coach, you're excited anytime about moving your athletes to the next level," Hairston said. "They're going to contribute tremendously to the schools they have decided to go to.

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  14. West Lowndes' Neely signs with Mississippi Delta C.C.Read the original story

    Apr 9, 2016 | Commercial Dispatch

    Still, it's not a given that someone who is a leader at one school can assume that role when she transfers to a new school. That's why Crawford talked to Neely when she arrived at West Lowndes High School after the closure of West Oktibbeha County High.

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  15. Shaw hoops teams beat ColdwaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Bolivar Commercial / Donell Maxie Alegsha Haywood Lillian Scott and Raven James are locked in on defense last night against Coldwater. Shaw used their defense at the end of the ball game to secure a 65-61 win.

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  16. Saltillo archery taking aim today at fifth straight titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | Newms360.com

    Saltillo High School's archery team received its 2015 Class 5A state championship trophy the day after it competed from a fellow Northeast Mississippi competitor, Mantachie. Today, if the Tigers win their fifth consecutive Archery in Mississippi Schools state championship, they'll be in Jackson to receive the trophy during an awards ceremony at the Kirk Fordice Equine Center.

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  17. Rick Cleveland: a one of a kind run for BulldogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Newms360.com

    When the 77th NCAA Tournament Final Four is completed next Monday, 308 teams will have competed in college basketball's ultimate showcase. And here's what you need to know about that.

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  18. Hicks to compete in AllStar gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Ray Brooks' TKyra Hicks will be participating in the Mississippi North/South All-Star game tonight at 6 p.m. at Mississippi College. Ray Brooks junior TKyra Hicks has been making quite a name for herself here in Bolivar County on the hardwood.

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  19. WC's Walton the glue that holds the team togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | Vicksburg Post

    Whether it's frustration from having to battle from a deep deficit, or the adrenaline of pushing an undefeated Brookhaven team to overtime, the heart of Warren Central's leading scorer goes unquestioned. Through the help of coaches and teammates like Travonta Miller, however, Walton is able to calm his emotions and center his focus back on the game.

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  20. Full buy-in lifts Falcons to championshipRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2016 | Commercial Dispatch

    While most championship runs usually boast a talented senior or pair of seniors helping a team get over the hurdle, the exact opposite was true for the Columbus Falcons. "The guys were hungry," Riley said.

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