Menu

Sports

RC Tigers slay Dragons

RULEVILLE – The Ruleville Central Tigers didn’t play their best game here Tuesday against the M.S. Palmer Dragons, but they did what they needed to do and pulled out a 55-44 win in the first round of the 3A State Boys Basketball Playoffs. “I thank God,” Tigers head coach Marlon…
Read more...

RC Lady Tigers win Round 1

RULEVILLE — The Ruleville Central Lady Tigers began their playoff march in fine form by defeating the Holly Springs Lady Hawks 60-39 here Monday night in the first round of the 3A Girls Basketball State Playoffs. The Lady Tigers, at 16-11, will be back in action Friday night to play…
Read more...

Wolves howl loud in Round 1

The first postseason game at home in basketball for the Cleveland Central High School Wolves turned out to be one that made the fans happy here Tuesday night at the Margaret Wade Gymnasium. The Wolves jumped out to a 9-0 lead in the first three minutes of the game and…
Read more...

Lady Jaguars eliminate Lady Eagles

SHELBY – The Broad Street Lady Jaguars have not sniffed success in the basketball playoffs in a while, but on Monday night that all changed when they defeated the West Union Lady Eagles 67-65 here in the first round of 1A State Girls Basketball Playoffs. Broad Street improved to 17-5…
Read more...

Tigers bring home Region 3-1 Title

HOLLANDALE — The Shaw High School Hawks and the Ray Brooks High School Tigers had some intense battles during the regular season. Shaw defeated Ray Brooks 59-50 on Jan. 12 in Benoit, while Ray Brooks slid by Shaw 51-50 on Jan. 30.
Read more...

Lady Jaguars rule Region 3-1A

HOLLANDALE — The senior duo of the Jekeja Hemingway and Tonesha Bell had the Broad Street High School Lady Jaguars firing on all cylinders against the Shaw High School Lady here Friday night in the championship game of the Region 3-1A Tournament. Hemingway poured in 34 points, while Bell added 18 points…
Read more...

DSU teams sweep CBU

  • Published in Sports
  • Written by
The Delta State University Statesmen and Lady Statesmen both had great nights against Christian Brothers University Wednesday night in Gulf South Conference action at Memphis, Tenn. The Statesmen clinched a spot in the GSC Tournament by defeating the Buccaneers 55-53 in the men’s game, while the Lady Statesmen defeated the…
Read more...

Prep Basketball

North AAA Tournament Starkville Girls 59, Bayou 49 The Bayou Academy Lady Colts battled hard but it wasn't enough as they lost to Starkville Academy Wednesday night in the first round of the North AAA Girls Basketball Tournament at North Delta School in Batesville. 
Read more...

Ruleville teams triumph in Region Semis

RULEVILLE — The Ruleville Central Tigers and Lady Tigers took care of business here Thursday in the semifinal round of the 3-3A Region Basketball Tournament. The Tigers squeaked by the Yazoo County Panthers 49-46 while the Lady Tigers had to go into overtime to defeat the Lady Panthers 59-52. Both…
Read more...