Years ago, New Hope’s baseball team went through an entire season undefeated and finished 43-0, causing the late, great baseball legend Boo Ferriss to gush.
It wasn’t the prettiest of wins, but it was still a win – and at the buzzer on a big stage.
It was a special season for coach Sam Pearson and his Marshall Academy Patriots.
Ashland scored 42 of its 68 points in the second half in the Class 1A quarter-finals at Mississippi Coliseum.
The Marshall Academy Lady Patriots just couldn’t get on track in the opening round of the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools Overall Tournament.