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Fryar accomplishes long-standing goal with Lady Tigers

By Blake Long/NEMCC BOONEVILLE – Anna Fryar’s lifelong dream will come to fruition when Northeast Mississippi Community College begins the upcoming season. Fryar is set to join the Lady Tigers, who have claimed ten Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges (MACJC) state championships, during the 2014-15 campaign. “It’s great to have her as a […]

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What To Watch For: HS football playoffs for Ripley/Walnut; RHS band places fourth

Ripley/Walnut being HS football playoffs: The Ripley Tigers and the Walnut Wildcats wrapped up the 2014 regular season with wins last week.  The Tigers defeated New Albany 33-8 on Thursday to improve 8-3 and 4-1 in 4-2A. The Wildcats handed Mantachie a 41-15 loss, improving to 9-2, 4-1 in 1-2A. Now, Ripley and Walnut will enter […]

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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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ARCHERY: Ripley edges Pine Grove in season-opener

The Ripley High School archery team edged Pine Grove by a score of 2,945-2941 in their first match of the 2014 season on Wednesday. Pine Grove’s Tyler Presley was the boys and overall medalist with a top score of 271, while teammate Caytee Rodgers was the girls’ medalist with a 265. Freshman Allie Ward was […]

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