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French Camp Panthers only return three Starters

By Austin Bishop
Choctaw Plaindealer

Ready or not, here they come. Youth will be served at French Camp Academy this year, as veteran FCA head coach Nathan Wright will have to use more young players than he is accustomed.

With … Read more

Defense the key for Eupora Eagles this season

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

Stephen Edwards is a whole lot more at ease heading into his second year as head football coach at Eupora High School than he was his first.

Even though his Eagles got off to … Read more

Record crowd attends meet the Rebels

OXFORD, Miss. — A record crowd of approximately 7,000 fans packed the Manning Center Saturday for Meet the Rebels Day. Fans lined up hours before the doors opened for the opportunity to meet and get autographs from their favorite players … Read more

Depth biggest issue facing talented Wolverines

By Austin Bishop
Webster Progress Times

The only bad thing in having 17 experienced seniors on your football team is that they graduate. That’s just what East Webster High School is facing this football season.

The Wolverines, which went 14-2 … Read more

EMCC’s Wright named to College Football America 2016 Yearbook Juco lineup

SCOOBA – East Mississippi Community College sophomore wide receiver/running back Isaiah Wright has been named to the College Football America 2016 Yearbook Juco Starting Lineup. The CFA’s preseason junior college football All-America team was announced this week.

Wright, from Florence, … Read more

East Central Warrior Football kickoffs 2016 Season Sept. 1

ECCC 2016_football_scheduleComing off the best season in 16 years, fourth-year East Central Community College head football coach Ken Karcher anticipates another successful season for the Warriors in 2016.

East Central finished the 2015 season ranked No. 10 in the National Junior … Read more

Countdown on at Southern Miss until first game

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Southern Miss Media Day

The countdown is on as your Golden Eagles prepare to kick off the 2016 football season!

Southern Miss, the preseason favorite to win the C-USA West Division, opens the season on Saturday, Sept. 3 at Kentucky. … Read more

Delta State preparing for upcoming season

The 2016 Delta State University football team kicked off its fall camp with the first practice at Parker Field-McCool Stadium.

Thursday’s two hour session was the first of 10 practices, before the Statesmen scrimmage on Sunday, Aug. 21, in preparation … Read more

Nutrition, training work hand-in-hand for athletes

By Michaela Parker
MSU Extension Service

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Student athletes will be returning not only to the classroom soon, but also to after-school practice and games.

Research shows that around 70 percent of children participate in organized sports. In … Read more