The plan seemed a sound one to this wizened sports writer. Mississippi State’s Jake Mangum had pulled to within four hits of the all-time Southeastern Conference hits record.
Several Marshall Academy athletes are advancing to the Class AA North State Track Meet in Clarksdale.
Marshall Academy closed its baseball season last week with a win and a loss and fell short of the playoffs, but it was a season of growth.
Pickings will be slim where the New Orleans Saints are concerned in the NFL Draft that begins with the first round Thursday in Nashville.
The Potts Camp boys dominated the Division 2-1A Track Meet Thursday.