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Ripley’s Zaida Cox to play in MAC All-Star game

Ripley junior guard Zaida Cox will play in the Mississippi Association of Coaches (MAC) All-Star Game Friday, March 28 at the Athletics and Assembly Center on the campus of Jackson State University. The game for the state’s top junior girls will tip at 6 p.m. Cox averaged 14.3 points and 4.9 rebounds this season for […]

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FAST-PITCH: Ripley wins 2014 Tippah County Tournament

FALKNER–The Ripley Lady Tigers won the 2014 Tippah County Fast-Pitch Tournament, going 4-0 in the two-day round-robin event at Falkner High School. Ripley won 12-7 over Blue Mountain and 6-3 over Falkner on Friday. On Saturday, they rolled past Pine Grove 17-9, then upended Walnut 5-2 to claim the title. It was the first county […]

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Lady Tigers struggle to get going, fall to Clevelend

By Brandon Speck Daily Journal FULTON–Ripley won’t know what to do with itself in the coming days. That’s because the Lady Tigers, for the first time in five seasons, won’t be going to the MHSAA state basketball tournament. Cleveland beat Ripley 45-39 in Thursday’s Class 4A North Tournament at Itawamba AHS, ending the Lady Tigers’ […]

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REWIND: Lady Tigers roll in the fourth to beat Lady Warriors

Ripley Lady Tiger coach Cliff Ormon wishes his team would put opponents away earlier, but at this time of the year he’ll take a win any way he can find it. Tied at 43 with No. 4 Corinth Lady Warriors after three quarters, the Lady Tigers scored the first 11 points of the fourth for […]

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REWIND: Ripley sweeps Tippah County Tournament titles

RIPLEY—The Tippah County Tournament boys’ final, a battle of teams ranked in the Top 10 of northeast Mississippi schools was a game of runs all the way to the end, but the Ripley Tigers had the last one that counted. Trailing 55-51 with less than five minutes remaining, No. 9 Ripley used a 9-2 run […]

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Lady Tigers fall to Center Hill

Center Hill 55, Ripley 51: The Ripley Lady Tigers got to within 53-51 with less than a minute to play on two free throws by Zaida Cox, but they couldn’t find a way to tie or take the lead at the Hickory Flat Domino’s Shootout. They trailed 25-16 at haltime and by as many as […]

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Ripley, Blue Mountain drop tournament games

(B) Tupelo 78, Ripley 54: The Ripley Lady Tigers suffered their worst loss of the year, a double-digit setback to the Tupelo Golden Wave (11-0) at the Booneville Kiwanis Classic at Booneville High School. Junior guard Zaida Cox scored 20 of her game-high 26 points in the second half and Matavia Cox added 14 for […]

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Ripley-Tupelo girls’ basketball game to be live-streamed

Ripley High School will participate in the Booneville Kiwanis Classic set for Dec. 27-28 in Booneville. Friday, at Booneville High School, the Ripley Lady Tigers (10-1) will face the Tupelo Lady Golden Wave (10-0) at 6:30 p.m. and the game can be viewed via a live stream at www.goldenwaveathletics.com. (click link to visit site) Following […]

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Nellum’s 18 helps Lady Tigers improve to 10-1

NEW SITE–The Ripley Lady Tigers improved to 10-1 Saturday, with a 54-31 win over small-school power H W Byers at the Bumper’s Lady Royal Rumble held at New Site High School. Senior guard Maia Nellum scored seven points in the first quarter to help the Lady Tigers jump out to an 18-5 lead. She connected […]

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HS Basketball: Ripley squads improve to 3-0, Pine Grove Invitational results

(G) Ripley 58, Walnut 37: Ripley’s big three of Jada Rich (16), Zaida Cox (12) and Matavia Cox (13) combined for 38 points, as the Lady Tigers improved to 3-0 under first-year head coach Cliff Ormon. With the game tied at six after one quarter, Ripley used a 20-9 second quarter run to take a […]

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