Thursday, September 7, 2006
Miscues costly in Hawks’ loss
By CLAUDE VINSON
The Holly High Hawks welcomed the Tigers of Ripley to Sam Coopwood Stadium Friday night, eager to try and pick up their first win of the season. The teams had both suffered losses the previous week.
Byhalia falls in battle of Indians
By CLAUDE VINSON
The Byhalia Indians headed a long distance southeast Friday to the home of the Ackerman Indians. This was the first of a pair of road trips for the Indians before returning home to Byhalia on Friday, Sept. 15, to host M.S. Palmer.
MA drops heartbreaker to nemesis North Delta
By BARRY BURLESON
Any loss hurts but this one stung a little deeper.
North Delta, a long-time nemesis on the football field for Marshall Academy, caused heartache for the Patriots once again Friday night.
Greece stuns U.S.
Quick question. Think fast. Where were the first doughnuts fried? In Greece, of course.
Lady Patriots dominate Lee
Lauren Alexander carried the big bat Monday, Aug. 28, as the Marshall Academy Lady Patriots routed Lee (Ark.) 15-0.
Championship rodeo set for this weekend in Potts Camp
The Hill Country Deep South Championship Rodeo will be held Friday and Saturday, Sept. 8 and 9, at 7 p.m.
The event, produced by J Bar B Rodeo Co., will be held one mile south of Potts Camp on Highway 349.
Ticket prices are $8 for adults and $6 for children. Those age 3 and under are admitted free.
The concession stand will be operated by the Potts Camp Fire Department. For information, call Jerry Bolden, 662-551-0475.
Chiefs beat jr. high Pats
The Marshall junior high Patriots opened their season Thursday night with a 34-16 home loss to Magnolia Heights.
Blue Mountains announces coaching clinic
Blue Mountain College will host a one-day basketball clinic for Northeast Mississippi coaches on Saturday, Sept. 16, from 8 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. in Wilfred C. Tyler Gymnasium located on the college campus.
Players needed for 9-year-old baseball team
Anyone interested in playing 9-year-old competitive fall baseball is encouraged to call Keith, 662-838-5328, or Ron, 901-262-0431.
Those who turn 10 before May 1, 2007, are not eligible to play.
Horse show set for September 16 at Hickory Flat
The fourth annual Kole Briscoe Memorial Open Horse Show, with proceeds going to the Hickory Flat baseball team, will be held Saturday, Sept. 16.
Gates open at 4 p.m. with the show getting underway at 6 p.m. at the Hickory Flat Saddle Club’s outdoor arena.
There will be 35 classes of competition. Entry fees are $3 per class or $20 for unlimited classes per person.
Rain date is Saturday, Sept. 23.
For more information, please contact James Cox at 333-7276 or French Woods at 333-9276.
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