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No. 14 DSU travels to No. 13 VSU in GSC opener
After a bye week last week, the No. 14 Delta State University Statesmen will dive into Gulf South Conference football action in a big way. The Statesmen will take on one of their bitter rivals when they travel to Valdosta, Ga. on Saturday to take on the No. 13 Valdosta State University Blazers. The game is the GSC TV-Live Game of the Week and will be televised on ESPN 3. Kickoff is set for 6 p.m. CST. The Statesmen (1-0) and the Blazers (2-0) will be meeting for the 35th time with DSU leading 19-14-1 in the series. When these two teams get together, it’s normally one of the top games of the...
Sep 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Friday Night Ticket
Broad Street (2-1, 1-0 reg.) at Shaw (2-2, 1-0) This Region 2-1A matchup will be the game of the week. Broad Street and Shaw are both enjoying a two-game winning streak with both winning their regi...
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Lady Colts finish perfect in district as they head to North State
The Bayou Academy Lady Colts finished their fast pitch softball season perfect in District 1-AA again as they hammered the Indianola Academy Lady Colonels 12-0 Wednesday in Indianola. Bayou improve...
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Local hunters enjoy the thrill of alligator hunting
In the Delta, many residents love to hunt. One form of hunting that people in the area have enjoyed is alligator hunting. Mississippi held its first alligator hunting season in 2005. Cleveland resi...
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Colts conquer Knights on homecoming
Homecoming truly proved to be a joyous occasion for the Bayou Academy Colts here Friday night at Colt Field. The Colts could do no wrong as they gave the West Memphis Christian School Blacks Knight...
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Jags’ defense smother Tigers
SHELBY— It was total domination here at Lit Parker Evans Field Friday night as the Broad Street Jaguars hosted the Ray Brooks Tigers in a Region 2-1A opener for both teams. The Jaguars' defense sti...
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Eagles score huge upset over Trojans
Heading into Friday night’s game with the 3A East Side Trojans, things weren’t going well for the West Bolivar Eagles. The 2A Eagles were outscored 96-13 with their most recent setback being a 16-1...
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Prep Football
Cleveland 46, Hernando 40 The Cleveland High School Wildcats, ranked No. 2 in the Associated Press 4A Poll, earned a hard fought victory against the 6A Hernando High School Tigers Friday night in H...
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Broadcasting legend and Shaw native Sandroni dies at 64
Sports in Mississippi will never be the same as one of the most exciting and energetic voices has been silenced. Stan Sandroni suffered a heart attack and died Wednesday at the age of 64. Sandroni,...
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Rain doesn’t damper senior day for Bailey
The rain made its presence on a hot, humid day as the Bayou Academy Lady Colts took on the Kirk Academy Raiderettes here Tuesday evening at Lady Colt Field in District 1-AA fast pitch softball acti...
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Alligator hunting proves to be exciting for Peeples
Clay Peeples loves to hunt. Deer, Dove, Turkey, you name it. Peeples, 29, enjoys hunting and the outdoors. Alligator hunting is a type of hunting the Cleveland resident particularly enjoys. “You hu...
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DSU blasts FVSU 56-13
The Delta State University Statesmen (1-0) kicked off the 2014 season Saturday against the Fort Valley State Wildcats on the Road in Georgia. The kickoff was set back and hour due to lighting, but ...
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Maxie, Scott lead Wildcats past Cubs
Friday night was a night the Cleveland High Wildcats ran wild here at Mickey Sellers Stadium. The Wildcats, ranked No. 2 in the Associated Press 4A Poll, piled up 403 yards on the ground and finish...
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