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Class 1A Recap: Nanih Waiya walks off to claim back to back state titles

PEARL — It was deja vu all over again. Jake Kight hit a walk-off single to right to lift Nanih Waiya past Smithville 4-3 to claim its second straight MHSAA Class 1A Baseball State Championship...

Class 6A Recap: DeSoto Central forces a Game 3

PEARL — There will be at least one Game 3 at Trustmark Park this year. Behind the stellar pitching of Matthew Taylor, DeSoto Central got past George County 5-1 in Game 2 of the MHSAA...

Class 3A Recap: St. Andrew’s walks off to claim state title

PEARL — If there was one player that St. Andrew's wanted at the plate in crunch time, it was Banks Tolley. And he delivered. Tolley would hit a walk-off sacrifice fly to center to lift the...

Class 5A Recap: Hattiesburg claims sixth state title

PEARL — Two years ago Hattiesburg was 10-run ruled in a state championship game loss. Well, they flipped the switched this time. The Tigers used three big innings to get past Lewisburg 11-1 in five innings...

Day 2 Recap: MHSAA Baseball State Championships

PEARL — DeSoto Central coach Mark Monaghan liked the chances, but in the end it came up short. DeSoto Central pinch runner Avery Eddy was tagged out trying to steal home and George County survived...

Day 1 Recap: MHSAA Baseball State Championships

PEARL — It was shocking to some, but to Hattiesburg it wasn't. The Tigers would pound out 11 hits and chase Lewisburg ace starter Bryce Brock out in the third inning to get past the...

At a Glance: MHSAA Baseball State Championships

CLASS 6A   DESOTO CENTRAL vs. GEORGE COUNTY   Jaguars at a Glance Coach: Mark Monaghan Record: 27-8 How they got here: First Round Bye; def. Tupelo 2-1 (11-1, 3-9, 8-7); def. Northwest Rankin 2-1 (5-3, 0-10, 10-5); def. Oxford 2-0...

MHSAA Baseball State Championship Schedule

MHSAA BASEBALL STATE CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE At Trustmark Park, Pearl   Tuesday Game 1   CLASS 1A 1 p.m. — Smithville vs. Nanih Waiya   CLASS 3A 4 p.m. — North Pontotoc vs. St. Andrew’s   CLASS 5A 7 p.m. — Lewisburg vs. Hattiesburg     Wednesday Game 1   CLASS 2A 1 p.m. — East Union vs. Madison...

MHSAA Baseball Semifinal Round Playoff Schedule

MHSAA BASEBALL PLAYOFF SCHEDULE SEMIFINAL ROUND CLASS 6A Thursday Game 1 6 p.m. — George County at Gulfport 7 p.m. — Oxford at DeSoto Central   Friday Game 2 7 p.m. — DeSoto Central at Oxford 7 p.m. — Gulfport at George County   Saturday Game 3, if necessary 6 p.m. — George County...

MHSAA Fast-Pitch Softball State Championship Schedule

MHSAA FAST-PITCH SOFTBALL STATE CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE   At Southern Miss   Thursday Game 1 Class 2A 1:30 p.m. — Lake vs. St. Patrick   Class 4A 4 p.m. — Kosciusko vs. Lawrence County   Class 6A 6:30 p.m. — DeSoto Central vs. Harrison Central   Friday Game 2 Class 2A 1:30 p.m. — Lake...