Sports

FCA’s 2014 season comes to end with first-round loss

Grovante Stewart carries the ball for a touchdown in an earlier game

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

French Camp Academy’s football season didn’t end as veteran head coach Nathan Wright had hoped it would.

Although it may have been unrealistic to think the graduation-depleted Panthers would have been able to defend … Read more

Boys hoops set to get underway in area this week

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

While the girls basketball teams of both French Camp Academy and Choctaw County High School have a game under their belts, the boys teams are set to tip it off this week.

French Camp … Read more

Holmes Lady Bulldogs improve to 4-1 on season

From combined reports

The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs went to 4-1 on the season with a 61-57 home win over the Lady Jaguars of Southern University-Shreveport on Saturday.

Aja Williams and Minyone Hill each had 12 points while Taylor … Read more

Sports Schedules – 11/19/2014

WED, NOV. 19
Women’s College Basketball
TBA — West Alabama at Stillman

THURS, NOV. 20
Prep Basketball
TBA — Caledonia Tournament (Choctaw County entered)
6 p.m. — Neshoba Central at Louisville
6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Sebastopol
6 p.m. … Read more

Copiah-Lincoln hoping for bowl bid after loss to EMCC

Former Ackerman High School standout Trent Furr (49) is shown practicing his punting on the sidelines. Furr, who is a sophomore at Co-Lin, had four punts for 160 yards during the MACJC Championship Game that was played in Wesson on Saturday. 
(Photo by Mike Robertson)

By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer

WESSON — While they were certainly disappointed with the results of their 54-15 loss to East Mississippi Community College in the MACJC State Football Championship Game on Saturday, a trio of Choctaw County natives … Read more

Sports Schedules – 11/12/14

THURSDAY, NOV. 13
Prep Basketball
6 p.m. — Sebastopol girls at Nanih Waiya
6 p.m. — Louisville at East Oktibbeha
Junior College Basketball
5:30/7:30 p.m. — EMCC at East Central
5:30/7:30 p.m. — Holmes at Meridian… Read more