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Southern Miss keeps working amidst college football chaos

HATTIESBURG — As conferences around the country — including its own — decided and discussed the fate of the 2020 college football season, Southern Miss’ ... Read more

14 hours ago by Staff Reports.

East Mississippi CC pulls plug on 2020 football season

SCOOBA — One of Mississippi’s top junior college football programs will not play this season. The East Mississippi Community College Department of Athletics, with the ... Read more

21 hours ago by Staff Reports.

No football for Delta State, MC after Gulf South Conference postpones season

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — One of the top NCAA Division II football conferences in the country has postponed its season. The Gulf South Conference announced Wednesday ... Read more

21 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Game Plan

The Vicksburg Post welcomes your items for the Game Plan. Submit items by email to sports@vicksburgpost.com for publication Wednesday or Sunday. Please include your name ... Read more

23 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Who’s Hot

Tallulah Academy softball player Faith Kivett went 3-for-4 with two triples, two RBIs and one run scored in a 9-3 win over Union Christian on ... Read more

23 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Titans WR, former Ole Miss star A.J. Brown seeking perfection

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee Titans wide receiver A.J. Brown is doing his best to follow Tom Brady’s advice. Yes, the three-time NFL MVP and ... Read more

2 days ago by The Associated Press.

Big Ten, Pac-12 postpone 2020 football season

ROSEMONT, Ill. — The Big Ten and Pac-12 called off their fall football seasons on Tuesday because of concerns about COVID-19, taking two of college ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Pro wrestling legend, Mississippi native Kamala dies at age 70

Former professional wrestler James Harris, a Mississippi native who was better known by his ring name “Kamala,” died on Sunday. He was 70. Harris was ... Read more

3 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Game Plan

Cannons baseball tryouts The Vicksburg Cannons 10U baseball team will have tryouts on Saturday, Aug. 15 at the Culkin baseball fields. Tryouts will start at ... Read more

4 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Who’s Hot

Porter’s Chapel Academy softball player Regan Thornell went 4-for-5 with one RBI and four runs scored in a 17-11 win over Park Place on Tuesday. Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

SEC releases new league opponents, but schedule still on hold

Mississippi State has added games against Vanderbilt and Georgia, while Ole Miss gets Kentucky and South Carolina in the revised league schedule released Friday. The ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

Scrimmage marks fresh start for PCA, high school football

Braden Kapp shed one tackle, carried the football around the edge of the line, and was quickly blasted by a Tensas Academy defender as the ... Read more

5 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

1990 Vicksburg claims Greatest on the Gridiron championship

In the 1990 MHSAA Class 5A playoffs, Vicksburg High saw its magical season end because of a blocked field goal and PAT in the fourth ... Read more

6 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

PCA can’t keep up with Cathedral

Porter’s Chapel Academy hung with Cathedral on Thursday night, but couldn’t quite keep pace in a softball slugfest at Sports Force Parks. Allie Feltus went ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Black Sox bow out of World Series with loss

A late rally wasn’t enough to prevent the Hattiesburg Black Sox from making an early exit at the National Baseball Congress World Series. The Hutchinson ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Who’s Hot

Hattiesburg Black Sox baseball player and former Warren Central star Marcus Ragan went 2-for-4 with two RBIs, three stolen bases, and one run scored in ... Read more

6 days ago by Staff Reports.

Southern Miss adds two games to schedule, moves opener to Sept. 3

HATTIESBURG — A lot of college football teams are canceling games and delaying the season. Southern Miss is doing the exact opposite. Southern Miss announced ... Read more

7 days ago by Staff Reports.

Ragan, Lanzarote lead Black Sox to win at NBC World Series

In previous trips to the National Baseball Congress World Series, a single loss in pool play often doomed the Hattiesburg Black Sox’s chances at a ... Read more

7 days ago by Staff Reports.

Black Sox trying to stay alive at NBC World Series

After a heartbreaking loss in their opening game, the Hattiesburg Black Sox will have to fight their way through the losers’ bracket at the National ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

Southern Miss football begins preseason camp

HATTIESBURG — Southern Miss became the first of Mississippi’s college football teams to return to work, when it held its first official practice of preseason ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Preseason scrimmages give teams a look at players and COVID-19 precautions

The most important games of the high school football season — and perhaps in the history of the sport — will be played this Friday ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

Game Plan

WC softball tryouts Tryouts for Warren Central’s fast-pitch softball team will be held Aug. 11 and 13, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. each day at ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Who’s Hot

Porter’s Chapel Academy softball player Marley Bufkin went 2-for-3 with two runs scored in a 5-2 win over Park Place Christian on Tuesday. Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Loss doesn’t dampen St. Al’s spirits in softball season opener

By Patrick Murphy The Natchez Democrat NATCHEZ — The St. Aloysius Lady Flashes lost 12-0 to Cathedral Monday in Natchez. The result wasn’t as important, ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

Finally! The Rock purchases remnants of the XFL

LOS ANGELES — Finally, The Rock has come back to the world of professional football. Dwayne Johnson, the World Wrestling Entertainment legend turned Hollywood megastar, ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Harpole wins third straight VCC Championship

Jeff Harpole lost his grip on one of Warren County’s golf majors. He showed this weekend, however, that he’s not about to relinquish his status ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Sports column: Football schedules keep shifting like quicksand

One of my annual chores in the sports department is typing up football schedules. It’s tedious work, but it’s necessary and enjoyable. They come in ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

Brees says he’ll stand for anthem, but respects those who kneel

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Saints quarterback Drew Brees says he’ll remain standing for “The Star Spangled Banner,” but professed respect and support for those who ... Read more

2 weeks ago by The Associated Press.

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