H.W. Byers drops two to Alcorn Central

H.W. Byers basketball teams dropped a pair of games at home Friday night to end the regular season.
The Lady Lions fell 64-11 to Alcorn Central. Dallas Fitzpatrick scored 10 of Byers’ 11 points.
The Lions lost a close one, 45-42, to the Bears. Kaderious Rhyan had 10 points for Byers.
The Lady Lions (0-23) and the Lions (4-19) opened play in the District 1-2A Tournament on Monday night of this week at Man­tachie.

Potts Camp continues sign-up

Registration will be held every Saturday in February for Potts Camp Sports Association T-ball, baseball and softball. Sign-up is set from 10 a.m. to noon at the Potts Camp Fire Station.
Please bring birth certificate of each child (ages 3-12). Deadline to register is February 28.
Umpires are also needed (ages 16-70). Please visit on one of the registration dates or contact Blake at 662-278-9284.

Photo by Willie Ann Shelton
Kendrick Fountain (20) is defended closely by a Wildcat as he goes up underneath the hoop.

Photos by Willie Ann Shelton
Kaila King (24) of Holly Springs stops a Lady Wildcat as she tries to drive to the goal.

Holly High’s Kayla Criss (31) and an Independence player reach for a loose basketball during a game last week.

Hawks unbeaten in district

Things didn’t quite turn out the way coach Andre Jones and his Lady Hawks had hoped in Tuesday’s game against Independence.

Photo by Penny Lomenick
Blake Martin (33) of MA uses a screen from teammate Julia Nicholson (3) on her drive toward the lane.

Photos by Penny Lomenick
MA’s Peyton Taylor moves away from an Oak Hill defender.

Rahmon Rutherford of the Patriots takes a shot versus Oak Hill.

Marshall boys win thriller; girls cruise to victory

It came down to two free-throw attempts with no time left on the clock Tuesday night of last week inside the Frank Swords Gymnasium.


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