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State best swimmers in action at MHSAA State Swim Meet

The MHSAA/Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi State Swim Meet returns to the Tupelo Aquatic Center on Saturday, October 29. Preliminary heats begin at 9 a.m. Following a mandatory 3-hour break and warm-up session, the championship heats are tentatively scheduled to start around 4:30 p.m. Defending team champions are …

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MHSAA volleyball championships include expanded format

  JACKSON — A dozen of the state’s best volleyball teams will be in Jackson for the MHSAA/Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi State Volleyball Championships on Friday and Saturday, October 27-28. The expanded format — which brings together all four semifinalists in the three classifications — begins Friday …

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MHSAA State Swimming Records

MHSAA SWIMMING (All distances in yards) OVERALL STATE MEET RECORDS (1993-2015) Boys 50 freestyle 20.77 Blaise Vera, Clinton, 2015 100 freestyle 45.84 Blaise Vera, Clinton, 2015 200 freestyle 1:39.18 Stetson Lamb, Hernando, 2015 500 freestyle 4:38.23 J.T. Jones, Madison Central, 2000 100 backstroke 51.48 John Servati, Tupelo, 2010 100 breaststroke …

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Games for the week of 10-23

  Date Sport Level Home Away Site Time 10/24/2016 Basketball 8th Grade Girls LAUREL West Jones MS LAUREL MS 4:00 PM Basketball 9th Grade Boys LAUREL WEST JONES LAUREL MS 6:15 PM Basketball 9th Grade Girls LAUREL WEST JONES LAUREL MS 5:00 PM Basketball Mid Sch Alcorn Central MS Jumpertown …

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Neshoba Central, Newton County continue slow pitch dominance

Neshoba Central and Newton County successfully defended their titles Oct. 22nd at the MHSAA C Spire Slow-Pitch Softball State Championships hosted by Freedom Ridge Park in Ridgeland. Results from the best-of-three series: In Class 6A/5A, Neshoba defeated George County 12-1 and 18-7 for a fifth consecutive championship. The Lady Rockets …

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Slow-pitch Softball Champions to be crowned Saturday

The MHSAA C Spire State Softball Championship returns to Ridgeland’s Freedom Ridgeland Park on Saturday. Championships in five classifications will be decided with two teams — Neshoba Central and Newton County — trying to defend their titles from last fall. Saturday, October 22nd Freedom Ridge Park Ridgeland, MS CLASS 1A         …

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Baseball, basketball proposals pass

Proposal passes: The following pitch count proposal for the sport of baseball was approved by the MHSAA Executive Committee at it’s October 6, 2016 meeting.  The required pitch count rule for all teams will go into effect beginning with the 2017 baseball season.  In July 2016, the NFHS passed a …

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Games for the week of 10-16

  Date Sport Level Home Away Site Time 10/17/2016 Football 9th CENTER HILL 9th Lewisburg 9th grade Center Hill HIgh School 5:30 PM Football 9th HORN LAKE 9TH SOUTHAVEN 9TH HORN LAKE HS 5:30 PM Football 9th OLIVE BRANCH Lake Cormorant OLIVE BRANCH HS 5:30 PM Football 9th OXFORD HS …

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Anthony Jenkins honored with field recognition

By BOB BAKKEN DeSoto Times-Tribune Sports Editor Friday night was a special night at Hernando High School, as a long-time coach and athletic director was given an honor meant from the heart of the school and the community he has invested his life into. Anthony Jenkins, who coached the Hernando …

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MHSAA Swim Championship information

MHSAA STATE SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIP SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2016 TUPELO AQUATIC CENTER   SPONSORED BY: Tupelo High School LOCATION:    Tupelo Aquatic Center, 692 N. Veterans Blvd., Tupelo, MS 38804, 662.840.3768 REGISTRATION/GENERAL INFORMATION: Registration Information Form must be EMAILED to Merrie Hughes at thsstateswimmeet@gmail.com by FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21 at 5:00 pm. Please fill out the …

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