Coming off a stinging defeat at the hands of the Trojans the night before, the Kosciusko Whippets traveled to Northeast Lauderdale in Meridian for the rematch in Thursday night baseball, moved up from expected storms for Friday. The Trojans got first blood with a home run in the bottom of the first. The Whippets tied it up in... Read More.
The Kosciusko Whippets won an exciting Saturday afternoon baseball matchup when they hosted the region five Ridgeland Titans. It was a game that was always close and frequently tense. The home team came away with the win 8-7. Kaylyn Powell was named the Autumn Ridge Player of the Game. Next week's Whippets baseball schedule includes an audio broadcast Tuesday... Read More.
The Kosciusko Whippets hosted the Choctaw County Chargers on the baseball field Friday night. They scored ten runs while holding the Chargers scoreless until the sixth inning. The Chargers scored three, but it wasn't enough. Final score, 10-3. Parker Ryals and Conner Wallace were named the Autumn Ridge Players of the Game. The Whippets play baseball again tomorrow at... Read More.
Story by Steve Diffey Home basketball games in Frank Branch Coliseum will have a different look and feel during the 2021 season due to COVID-19. The state of Mississippi currently has restrictions on indoor venues of 10 percent seating or up to 1,000. Because of these restrictions, no one will be allowed in the facility without proper credentials. Players,... Read More.
Another exciting and competitive season of Kicks Picks Presented By Singleton Fish House of Carthage and Byar's Furniture of Philadelphia recently concluded. Mike Hatcher of Kosciusko was announced Friday as the winner of a Ashley's Rocker Recliner from Byar's Furniture. Kicks Picks is a weekly high school and college football pick’em contest available on Breezynews.com and Kicks96news.com. It’s FREE! It’s... Read More.
Highly sought after Kosciusko Whippet football star Antonio Harmon has narrowed down his list of colleges to five. Harmon made the announcement this week on his Twitter account. The schools that made the list are Texas, Mississippi State, Ole Miss, LSU, and Georgia. Harmon has offers from over a dozen colleges around the country. He said in a tweet that he... Read More.
Several local football players earn have earned Region 3-1A honors. The honors included Coaching Staff of the Year, 1st team and 2nd offense, 1st team and 2nd defense, and honorable mention. 2020 Honors: Coaching Staff of the Year - Ethel High School Defensive Player of the Year - #3 Anton Clark (LB), Ethel High School 1st Team Offense RB -... Read More.
The Holmes Bulldogs hosted the Indians of Itawamba Community College Thursday night for the final home game of this covid-shortened season. The Indians scored first and, after scoring on both sides, the first half ended 28-9, Itawamba. The Indians continued to dominate in the second half. The final score was 52-9. Danny Woodard was named the Player of the... Read More.
Holmes Community College celebrated their homecoming Thursday afternoon and hosted the Rangers of Northwest Community College. Unfortunately, they couldn't get any traction on the undefeated Rangers team and lost, with a final score of 41-13. They fall to 0-4 on the season. Justice Robinson was named the Player of the Game. Next week, the Bulldogs host the ICC Indians... Read More.