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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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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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BASEBALL: Ripley edges East Union, Falkner earns walk-off win over Walnut

BOONEVILLE–Monday, the Ripley Tigers got a complete game effort from Josh Medlin and RBIs from five different players to beat the East Union Urchins 6-5 at the Booneville Classic. Ripley took advantage of Urchins’ pitcher Dakota Edwards’ woes in the first inning. Marquelleus Edgeston, who stole four bases and scored two runs, was hit by a […]

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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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Eagles use second-half push to upend Wildcats

FALKNER–Treyvon Jeanes scored 18 of his team-high 22 points in the second half and the Eagles defeated the Walnut Wildcats 65-55, Friday in the rivalry between North Tippah schools. Trailing 22-18 after two free throws by Walnut guard Jake Walker to begin the second half, Falkner scored the next eight points of the game to […]

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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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Falkner’s Woody signs with Northeast football

This morning, Falkner linebacker Tray Woody signed a letter of intent to continue his football career at Northeast Mississippi Community College. The 6-foot-2, 208 pound Woody led the Eagles in tackles for the last three seasons, while helping them to three straight Class 1A playoff appearances for the first time since 1984-86. This season, Woody […]

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Memorial hoops tournament includes Blue Mountain, Falkner and Walnut

GLEN–Blue Mountain, Falkner and Walnut high schools will participate in the Peggy Bain Memorial Holiday Hoops Tournament set for Friday, Dec. 27 and Saturday, Dec. 28 at Alcorn Central High School in Glen. Girls Pools A: Alcorn Central, Blue Mountain, Tishomingo County, Adamsville; B: Kossuth, Hardin County, Thrasher, Trezevant; C: McNairy Central, Walnut, Biggersville, Evangelical […]

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