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SOFTBALL: Blue Mountain, Falkner, Pine Grove pushing for playoffs

ASHLAND–Thursday, the Blue Mountain Lady Cougars defeated Ashland 23-9 in five innings for their fifth straight Division 3-1A victory. It was also their fifth win in a row overall. The Lady Cougars (5-7, 5-0) have three games left on their division slate, a double header at Shelby on Tuesday, Sept. 23 and a date at […]

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SOFTBALL: Tippah County Tournament set for Sept. 20

  WALNUT—The 2014 Tippah County Slow-Pitch Softball Tournament is set for Saturday, Sept. 20 at Walnut High School. Blue Mountain, Falkner, Pine Grove and Walnut high schools will play a round-robin format (each team plays 3 games) using two fields with the opening games set for 9:30 a.m. The Pine Grove Lady Panthers are defending slow-pitch […]

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What To Watch For: Aug. 25-30

Upcoming varsity games for Tippah County schools for the Week of Aug. 25-30: SOFTBALL Monday, Aug. 25 Jumpertown at Blue Mountain, 5 p.m. Falkner at Hickory Flat (DH), 5 p.m. Walnut at Biggersville, 5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26 Walnut at Hickory Flat, 5 p.m. Jumpertown at Pine Grove, 5 p.m. Falkner at Blue Mountain, 5 […]

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ARCHERY: Pine Grove places third in AIMS State Championships

JACKSON–When the 2014 archery season began, first-year Pine Grove coach Scott Hudson told his team he had aspirations of winning a state title. Last Wednesday, that aspiration almost came to fruition as Pine Grove scored a season-best 3,130 points, placing third out of 12 Class 1A schools at the Archery In Mississippi (AIMS) State Championships […]

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BULLSEYE: County archery teams in state championships

JACKSON—The 2014 State Archery Championships are today and archers from Blue Mountain, Pine Grove and Ripley are among the hundreds shooting for titles at the Kirk Fordice Equine Center in Jackson. Ripley took a team of 24, Pine Grove 18 and Blue Mountain 14. Ripley recently finished among the top three North Class 4A schools […]

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ARCHERY: Pine Grove wins first match of the season

WEST UNION–Tuesday, the Pine Grove archery team won a three-team match at West Union High School. It was their first team win of the season. Pine Grove, scored their best total of the year, 3,033 points to better West Union’s 2,663 and Blue Mountain’s 2,458. Pine Grove’s Caytee Rogers  and Logan Trull each scored 276, […]

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2014 Tippah County Fast-Pitch Tournament set for Friday, Saturday

FALKNER–The 2014 Tippah County Fast-Pitch Tournament is set for Friday March 21 and Saturday March 22 at Falkner High School. This season a round-robin format will be used to decide a champion. Games being at 3 p.m. Friday and resume at 10 a.m. on Saturday. The Pine Grove Lady Panthers are defending champs. They halted […]

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Cougars get rolling after slow start

BLUE MOUNTAIN–It took almost a half for the Blue Mountain Cougars to seize control of their Class 1A North Tournament game against the Wheeler Eagles. When they did, they rolled to a 65-54 victory to advance to the quarterfinals of the North Tournament for the second year in a row. Down a point with 1:29 […]

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Blue Mountain boys advance in North Half, Falkner and Walnut fall

(B) Blue Mountain 65, Wheeler 54: Raeqwon Young hit three straight baskets in a Blue Mountain 8-2 run to end the first half for a 36-31 lead they would never relinquish. Young had 14 points and eight rebounds. The win advanced the Cougars (23-8) to the quarterfinals of the Class 1A North Tournament for the […]

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BASKETBALL: Cougars use late spurt to defeat Eagles

FALKNER–It was a playoff atmosphere with technical fouls and even a fan tossed for being overly aggressive towards an official. The action on the floor between the Blue Mountain and Falkner boys matched the environment with a physical back-and-fourth affair until a winner pulled away in the the closing minutes. Thursday, the Blue Mountain Cougars […]

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