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Sports column: Even this strange sports year has come full circle

There’s always an interesting bit of symmetry that occurs with the high school sports season, in that it ends where it begins. We started last ... Read more

7 hours 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

12 hours ago by Staff Reports.

College baseball roundup: USM sweeps doubleheader; Ole Miss and State crushed by SEC foes

BOCA RATON, Fla. — Southern Miss closed in on the Conference USA West Division championship by taking care of Florida Atlantic on Saturday. Walker Powell ... Read more

21 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Photo Gallery: Tallulah Academy wins MAIS 1A baseball title

TALLULAH — Tallulah Academy defeated Calhoun Academy 2-1 on Saturday in Game 2 of the MAIS Class 1A championship series, completing a two-game sweep and ... Read more

21 hours ago by Ernest Bowker.

Tallulah Academy wins Class 1A championship on Etheridge’s walk-off hit

TALLULAH — As soon as the ball was hit, Walker Sullivan took off running and never looked back. Oblivious to what was happening in the ... Read more

22 hours ago by Ernest Bowker.

Porter’s Chapel Academy athletic awards

Winners of Porter’s Chapel Academy’s athletic awards, announced at a ceremony this week. Porter’s Chapel Academy athletic awards Athletes of the Year Male Athlete of ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Reports.

Who’s Hot

Porter’s Chapel Academy’s Ricky Carraway won the school’s Male Athlete of the Year award, among many others, at its athletic awards banquet this week. Carraway ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Reports.

Alcorn’s miracle run ends in SWAC softball championship game

GULFPORT — Alcorn’s State’s miracle run through the Southwestern Athletic Conference softball tournament came up just short of a championship. Jazmine Dodd went 2-for-4 with ... Read more

2 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Ole Miss, Mississippi State, USM on list of potential regional hosts

Even with a new selection process, Mississippi will remain of the hubs of college baseball’s postseason. Three of the state’s schools — Ole Miss, Mississippi ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Who’s Hot

Hinds Community College linebacker Malik Sims was named the team’s most improved defensive player at their recent awards ceremony. Sims had 19 tackles in the ... Read more

2 days ago by Staff Reports.

Gators run wild in spring football jamboree

After two long years of construction and waiting, Vicksburg High finally got a chance to enjoy its renovated stadium on Thursday night. The same could ... Read more

3 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Tallulah rallies to take Game 1 of Class 1A championship series

For one of the few times in the past the past three months, Tallulah Academy looked beatable on the baseball field. That’s not really who ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Egg Bowl returns to Thanksgiving in 2021 and 2022

STARKVILLE — Mississippi’s college football fans will once again get to enjoy a little egg with their turkey. The Southeastern Conference announced Thursday that the ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Warren Central makes rare southern road trip for spring game

Warren Central’s football program is entering a new era in 2021. Gone from the schedule are familiar names like Clinton and Madison Central. Replacing them ... Read more

3 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Lanzarote a leader for Hinds on the field and off

By Hinds Community College Media Relations RAYMOND — In baseball, waiting for the best pitch to hit is the key to a successful at-bat. Pablo ... Read more

3 days ago by Staff Reports.

Rebels dispose of Little Rock for midweek win

OXFORD — Ole Miss’ middle infielders did plenty of damage at the plate, its pitchers did their share on the mound, and the Rebels racked ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Who’s Hot

Hinds Community College baseball player Vantrel Reed, a former Warren Central star, went 4-for-9 with three doubles, four RBIs and four runs scored in two ... Read more

4 days ago by Staff Reports.

Gators geared up for spring jamboree

Todd McDaniel’s first offseason as Vicksburg High’s football coach was a bit disjointed. Not long after he was hired in late February 2020, the COVID-19 ... Read more

5 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Finalists announced for Conerly, Ferriss, Gillom, Howell awards

JACKSON — May 24 will be college sports awards day in Mississippi. A total of 19 nominees were announced Monday for the C Spire Outstanding ... Read more

5 days ago by Staff Reports.

Tallulah Academy advances to Class 1A championship series

TALLULAH — In the latter stages of Monday’s game against Prairie View, Tallulah Academy’s baseball players pondered the best way to celebrate what was another ... Read more

6 days ago by Ernest Bowker.

Southern Miss moves into first place in C-USA West

HATTIESBURG — By the time Middle Tennessee started to figure out Southern Miss’ pitching staff, it was far too late to actually do anything with ... Read more

7 days ago by Staff Reports.

College baseball roundup: Frizzell smashes Rebels, MSU gets walked off, JSU completes perfect season

COLLEGE STATION, Texas — With two big swings, Will Frizzell ended several years of frustration for Texas A&M against Ole Miss. Frizzell hit a two-run ... Read more

7 days ago by Staff Reports.

Sports column: The sight, sound of crowds is wonderful to see again

When the COVID-19 pandemic began in March 2020, the speed at which society changed was stunning. In a matter of days, a couple of weeks ... 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 and include the name and phone number of a ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

Hinds beats Jones, advances to Region 23 tournament

RAYMOND — Hinds Community College has endured an up-and-down baseball season this spring. It dealt with both sides of that inconsistency Saturday, but managed to ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

SEC baseball roundup: Mississippi State, Ole Miss outslug conference foes

Mississippi State produced another winning weekend on its weeklong road trip to South Carolina. Luke Hancock, Logan Tanner and Rowdey Jordan all homered, and the ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Powell throws no-hitter as Southern Miss sweeps doubleheader

HATTIESBURG — Outstanding pitching has been a theme for Southern Miss this entire season, and it rarely gets better than it did Saturday. Walker Powell ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

After two years as assistant, Lawrence takes over as WC’s girls soccer coach

When he took over as head coach of Warren Central’s girls’ soccer team in 2018, Greg Head never intended for it to be a lifelong ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

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