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Statesmen win and work as a family
One word on the helmets of the Delta State University Statesmen says it all about the team. That word is family. All season long, DSU head football coach Todd Cooley has always referred to the Statesmen as a family. Cooley said the term “family” isn’t just something that’s on the helmet. “It’s what our program is built off of,” Cooley said. “We’re a close group. We are a family. It’s something we try to live everyday.” A football season is very grueling. Players spend everyday beating each other up in practice preparing for that big game on Thursday or Saturday with coaches trying to drill ...
Nov 27, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rosedale native has national title on the brain
Rosedale native William Lloyd is no stranger to success. As a junior in high school, Lloyd was instrumental in West Bolivar winning the 2A State Championship in 2011. In his freshman year at East M...
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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East Side sweeps Gentry
The East Side High Trojans and Trojanettes made it a clean sweep of the Gentry Rams and Lady Rams here at D.M. Smith Gym Saturday. In the boys game it was a strong performance from Demarcus Fields ...
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Statesmen pick up first win
After losing their first two games of the basketball season, the Delta State University Lady Statesmen needed a win. The Lady Statesmen finally got what they needed as they defeated the Stillman La...
Nov 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jaguars fall hard to Flashes
SHELBY — The Broad Street Jaguars saw their season come crashing down here Friday night at Lit Parker Evans Field in the second round of the 1A State Football Playoffs. The St. Aloysius Flashes wer...
Nov 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prep Football
Noxubee County 42, Cleveland 14 The Cleveland High School Wildcats saw their dream season come to an end as they lost to the Noxubee County Tigers in the third round of the 4A State Playoffs Friday...
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Team supports coach through tough times
This week has been a long one for Cleveland High School head football coach Kelly Causey and his family. Last week during Cleveland’s football game with Lafayette High School in Oxford, their house...
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Trojans sweep Eagles
The East Side High basketball teams made it a clean sweep Tuesday over West Bolivar High. The East Side Trojanettes (3-0) defeated the West Bolivar Lady Eagles 47-39 (3-2) and the East Side Trojans...
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Boggs signs with La. Tech
Hinds Community College standout and Cleveland native Marshall Boggs signed his letter of intent to play Division I Baseball at Louisiana Tech recently during the early signing period. Boggs, who i...
Nov 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Stimage soars as Hawks advance
SHAW— "Go Fat-Sam Go!" was the chant ringing through Herman "Coach" Smith Field Friday when the Shaw Hawks hosted the Smithville Seminoles in the first round of the 1A State Playoffs. Fat-Sam is th...
Nov 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Statue in honor of Wade unveiled
Lily Margaret Wade made her impact on women’s basketball as head coach of the Delta State University Lady Statesmen. She guided the Lady Statesmen to three straight AIAW National Championships from...
Nov 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Statesmen claim GSC title with 27-3 win over Choctaws
In the first meeting between the Mississippi schools since the 1995 season, Delta State won the game 27-3 to claim the seventh Gulf South Conference Championship. DSU won the prior titles in 1998, ...
Nov 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prep Football
Cleveland 14, Lafayette Co. 6 The Cleveland High School Wildcats’ offense had averaged 43.8 points a game going into their second round playoff game against the Lafayette High School Commodores Fri...
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