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Klock claims second straight Night Run championship

While chasing down a challenger half his age, Andrew Klock didn’t rely on experience or wisdom to carry him to victory. It was height. Klock ... Read more

7 hours ago by Ernest Bowker.

Lumpkin looking to elevate St. Al’s basketball program

Championship banners line the walls of St. Aloysius’ gym, honoring the school’s athletic greats in nearly every sport and activity from cheerleading to golf, tennis, ... Read more

24 hours ago by Ernest Bowker.

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Central Hinds Academy’s Ranson Oakes signed with Hinds Community College to play football, and was an MAIS All-District 3-5A selection in football, basketball, soccer and ... Read more

24 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Ole Miss renames basketball arena for Madison couple

OXFORD — Ole Miss’ basketball arena is getting a new name. The Pavilion has officially been renamed the Sandy and John Black Pavilion at Ole ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Bulldogs set the standard with third straight CWS berth

Two years ago, Landon Sims’ parents offered to take a family trip to the College World Series. Then a high school pitcher in Georgia who ... Read more

2 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

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St. Aloysius softball player Ali Grace Luke went 2-for-2 with one RBI, and also scored three runs in a 9-4 win over Terry in a ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Night Run organizers play wait-and-see with weather

A little rain will not postpone the Star Spangled Night Run 5K, but a lot of rain and win just might. The 5K run and ... Read more

3 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Mississippi State coaches visit Vicksburg on Tour stop

John Cohen gave a glowing overview of Mississippi State’s athletic program, and women’s basketball coach Nikki McCray-Penson provided a detailed rundown of her team. Not ... Read more

4 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Game Plan

The Vicksburg Post welcomes your items for the Game Plan. Submit items by email sports@vicksburgpost.com. Please include the name and phone number of a contact ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

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East Central Community College soccer player DeQuarian Buck, a former Warren Central star, was named to the Mississippi Association of Community Colleges first-team all-state team. ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Bulldogs knock off Notre Dame, get back to College World Series

STARKVILLE — A packed crowd alternated between full-throated cheers, clanging cowbells and nervous breaths. In the dugout, Mississippi State’s players waited anxiously for the final ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

Rebels’ World Series hopes die in the desert

The Ole Miss Rebels added Tucson, Arizona, to the long list of cities where their postseason dreams have gone to die. Branden Boissiere went 4-for-6 ... Read more

6 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Mainieri bids farewell with LSU’s loss in super regional

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Paul Mainieri couldn’t contain his emotions while his team batted in the bottom of the ninth inning Sunday. His team down ... Read more

6 days ago by The Associated Press.

All-County Baseball: The 2021 Vicksburg Post All-County team

For the 27th consecutive year, The Vicksburg Post is proud to present its All-Warren County baseball team, which honors the best of the best in ... Read more

7 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Sports column: These are the game shows we need

In one of the Facebook groups I frequent, a recent discussion turned toward great game shows of the past. “Press Your Luck” was the game ... Read more

7 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Bulldogs take Game 1 of super regional series

STARKVILLE — An NCAA-record crowd got a little rowdy with Rowdey, and tanned with Tanner as they cheered Mississippi State on to a crucial victory ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

All-County Baseball: Warnock shook off slump to become county’s top player

The most amazing thing about Wes Warnock’s amazing season wasn’t how great his final stats were, or the consistency he showed day in and day ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

All-County Baseball: Naron has brought consistency, winning to St. Al’s program

When Sid Naron took over as St. Aloysius’ baseball coach early in 2016, the youngest players on the roster naturally held a special place in ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

Gators waste no time in starting summer workouts

Summer vacation for Vicksburg High’s football team was short-lived. In fact, it didn’t even include any of summer. The Gators returned to the practice field ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

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Belhaven University softball coach Kevin Griffin and his staff were named the 2021 American Southwest Conference Staff of the Year. Griffin coached at Porter’s Chapel ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Star Spangled Night Run returns to usher in the summer

In 2020, the Star-Spangled Night Run helped welcome Vicksburg’s sports scene back from the COVID-19 pandemic. In 2021, it’s returning to its normal place as ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

Game Plan

The Vicksburg Post welcomes your items for the Game Plan. Submit items by email to sports@vicksburgpost.com. Sanderson Farms Championship volunteers The Sanderson Farms Championship, Mississippi’s ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Holmes comes up just short in NJCAA national championship game

Holmes Community College’s women’s soccer team trailed for a total of approximately 27 minutes across 17 games this season. It’s the last few seconds of ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

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Vicksburg High outfielder Derrick Brown was selected to the Mississippi Association of Coaches Class 5A baseball All-State team. Brown led the Gators with a .375 ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Holmes wins in overtime, advances to NJCAA national championship game

Holmes Community College needed a little extra time to get there, but pulled within a step of its ultimate goal with a golden goal. Cariel ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Longtime WC football assistant Coley takes head coaching job at Thrasher

For 18 years Ross Coley has been a key figure behind the scenes of Warren Central’s athletics program. He’s been a position coach with the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

LSU knocks off Oregon, advances to super regional

EUGENE, Ore. — Paul Mainieri’s farewell tour will have at least one more stop. LSU scored three runs in the bottom of the eighth inning ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Ole Miss outlasts Southern Miss to win Oxford Regional

OXFORD — This time, Southern Miss didn’t have enough grit, moxie or magic to overcome the monumental challenge it created for itself. This time, it ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

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