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  1. Prep basketball: Pascagoula's boys take another region crown with big win over George CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | The Mississippi Press

    Pascagoula's Jaylen Smith tallied 10 key points in a three minute span of the third period pushing the Panthers past George County 67-53 Friday night in the finals of the Region 8-5A boys tournament. The win secures a first round bye in the upcoming Class 5A South State playoffs for head coach Ron Norman's club.

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  2. Prep basketball: Pascagoula girls claim fourth straight Region 8-5A crownRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | The Mississippi Press

    The Pascagoula girls claimed their fourth straight Region 8-5A Tournament title with a 51-37 win over George County Friday night. Alexis Mcbeath poured in a game high 28 points, including 23 of those in the second half, as the Lady Panthers prevailed.

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  3. Prep basketball: Gautier boys grab playoff berth with 39-19 win over East CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | The Mississippi Press

    Gautier's tough defense limited East Central to just five points in the second half, to take a 39-19 win in the Region 8-5A Tournament Friday night. The win came in the third place game of the event, and qualifies the Gators for the Class 5A South State playoffs which begin next week.

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  4. Prep basketball: East Central girls earn first playoff berth in two decadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | The Mississippi Press

    The Lady Hornets pulled off a big upset, knocking off Gautier 26-22 in the third place game of the Region 8-5A Tournament Friday afternoon to earn the postseason trip. East Central junior Illysa Easton made the biggest shot of her career, nailing a 3-pointer with 1:35 to play that gave her Lady Hornets a 23-22 lead.

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  5. Prep BasketballRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | The Bolivar Commercial

    The Shaw Lady Hawks defeated the John F. Kennedy Lady Hornets in the consolation game of the Region 3-1A Tournament at St. Joe in Greenville Thursday. Mary Woods led Shaw with 15 points, followed by Kendenlyn Thomas and Jacaria Smith with nine points each and Tonaria Smith with seven points.

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  6. Warriors can't hold onto double-digit leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Newms360.com

    After a quarter at No. 3 Corinth, No. 7 Tupelo had one bucket and a double-digit deficit.

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  7. Prep basketball: Moss Point splits with arch-rival Pascagoula to wrap up regular seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | The Mississippi Press

    The Lady Tigers pulled off a big fourth quarter rally and took a 42-40 win over the Lady Panthers. For the PHS boys, the win gave them a 2-1 advantage over their close rivals after the teams split a pair of games earlier in the season.

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  8. Girls Basketball: George County 63, Greene County 58Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | The Mississippi Press

    After falling behind four points at the break, George County managed to put together two solid quarters in the second half, and snatched a 63-58 victory over the rival Wildcats . Fredricka Dortch led the Rebels with 22 points and 15 rebounds.

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  9. Boys Basketball: George County 74, Greene County 40Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | The Mississippi Press

    Four different players scored in double figures for George County , as the Rebels crushed archrival Greene County 74-40 Friday night. Tyler Jack earned a double-double with 15 points to go along with 11 rebounds.

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  10. East Side teams sweep HumphreysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Bobby Jones, Jr. stares down a defender during hoops action against Humphreys County Friday. Jones had 15 points in East Side's 63-58 win.

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  11. Transition game: Exchange student adapts to playing at TremontRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Newms360.com

    Pierre Garel is one of the 300. And the French exchange student came across the pond with a basketball waiting on the Eagles' gym floor.

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  12. Prep basketball: Moss Point hosts Pascagoula, Vancleave visits East Central on rivalry FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | The Mississippi Press

    A pair of long time Jackson County rivalries will renew on the hardwood and help wrap up the regular season in local prep basketball tonight. Moss Point hosts Pascagoula and Vancleave visits East Central in the final playing date before the respective league tournaments begin next week.

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  13. Anthony Lipsey scores on this layup during the third quarter. Photo By Dennis Clayton.Read the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | New Albany Gazette

    Myrtle had an answer for every run that Jumpertown made and held on to defeat the Cardinals 60-55 on Tuesday. The Lady Hawks fell 52-45 to Jumpertown in the opening game.

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  14. Late comeback for Bayou falls shortRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Bayou's Peyton Aldridge moves the ball down court Tuesday evening against Leake Academy. Aldridge scored 26 points, but Leake was able to come away with the 71-67 win in the first round of the North AA Tournament in Cleveland.

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  15. Falcons end Vikings' streakRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Newms360.com

    "The first half of this game, we were on our heels defensively," Ashley said. "Then I thought we made a better effort after halftime.

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  16. Prep basketball: West Harrison sweeps two games from St. Martin on Senior NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | The Mississippi Press

    It was Senior Night at St. Martin High School Tuesday, but it was visiting West Harrison that did the celebrating. The WHHS girls picked up four point win with a 58=54 decision while the Hurricanes followed the same path and took a 49-44 win over the Yellow Jackets.

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  17. Prep basketball: Pascagoula boys knock off Harrison Central. 69-56Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | The Mississippi Press

    Pascagoula's boys picked just the right time to move three games above the .500 level for the first time this season. The Panthers whacked homestanding Harrison Central 69-56 Tuesday night, to move to 14-11 on the season.

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  18. Three players help Hebron Christian basketball teams win district titlesRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    A scorer, a distributor, a top-notch defender, and a team leader, Falkner rarely runs out of ways to affect a game for the Lady Eagles . "She plays so hard, she never, ever quits," Falkner said.

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  19. Prep basketball: Several interesting match-ups on tap Tuesday night as postseason loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | The Mississippi Press

    With respective region tournaments just over a week away, there are still a few interesting regular season games left to play this week for Jackson County hoops teams. Both Ocean Springs squads will enjoy Senior Night tonight, as OSHS welcomes in Moss Point for a pair of varsity games.

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  20. Tigers visit Indians tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Newms360.com

    The Lady Indians will look to maintain their solid position atop the North Division standings today, hosting their area rival, the Northeast Lady Tigers, with the opening tip at 6 p.m. "For the most part, we're playing as a cohesive unit," Lady Indians head coach Nanci Gray said. "But we need to bring our focus every night."

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