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Wildcats ground Eagles in Battle of Bolivar County
ROSEDALE — The annual game between the Cleveland High School Wildcats and the West Bolivar Eagles usually turns out to be an intense showdown. One or two plays normally make the different in the showdown referred to as “The Battle of Bolivar County.” Friday night here at Leland Young Stadium, the Wildcats turned that battle into a complete massacre by grounding the Eagles 41-0. Cleveland improved to 2-0, while West Bolivar fell to 0-2. Cleveland was able to pile up 404 yards of offense and shutout the Eagles for the first time since 2003. Friday’s showdown marked the first time Cleveland ha...
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Quinn leads Ruleville to victory
RULEVILLE— It was a thriller here at Tigers Stadium on the campus of Ruleville Central High School Friday night. The Tigers hosted the Broad Street Jaguars and despite a slew of penalties from both...
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Prep Football
Bayou 44, Desoto (Ark) O The Bayou Academy Colts blasted the DeSoto School Thunderbirds Friday evening in Helena, Ark. The Colts remained perfect at 0-2. Everybody virtually contributed in Bayou’s ...
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Statesmen getting better
The Delta State University Statesmen have been improving each day in practice with the football season rapidly approaching. Sunday afternoon provided plenty of reason for DSU fans to be optimistic ...
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Wildcats lasso Cowboys
The Cleveland High Wildcats were out to make a statement in their season opener against the Humphreys County Cowboys and did they ever. Opening the 2014 season at home in the beautiful confines of ...
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Trojans clip Hawks’ wings
SHAW — The first night of high school football didn't exactly provide the most ideal weather conditions here Friday at Herman (Coach) Smith Field. The temperature was 90 degrees at game time, but f...
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Prep Football
Bayou 45, Carroll Academy 0 The Bayou Academy Colts started the 2014 season in dominant fashion shutting out the Carroll Academy Rebels 45-0. The Colts are now 1-0 and the Rebels are 0-1. William H...
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Maysonet 44 hits shy of 1,000 in pro career
Maysonet 44 hits shy of 1,000 in pro career Shortstop Edwin Maysonet has had a long career in professional baseball. He is currently in his 12th season of pro ball as he is currently playing the So...
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Lady Colts lose to Lady Mavs in thriller
The Bayou Academy Lady Colts and the Manchester Academy Lady Mavericks gave soccer fans a thrilling day of action here Wednesday. The game went into overtime and ended up being decided in the penal...
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Lady Colts win again
The Bayou Academy Lady Colts had a battle on their hands against the North Delta Lady Greenwave here Tuesday in District 1-AA fast pitch softball action The Lady Greenwave and Lady Colts were tied ...
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