Greenwood Sports News
Local high school, college, and pro sports news in Greenwood, MS
Yesterday | via Commercial Dispatch
Thanks to a strong second half last Friday, Heritage Academy rallied for a 27-16 victory against Leake Academy. The victory helped erase the sting of a 31-7 loss to Pillow Academy and provided a needed confidence boost for the stretch run. Comment?
Wednesday | via The Bolivar Commercial
After holding down the No. 2 spots in the Associated Press Top 5 4A Poll, the Cleveland High Wildcats finally got the push they've been waiting for. Comment?
Wednesday | via Commercial Dispatch
Entering his third season as Mississippi State's men's basketball coach, Rick Ray hopes this year's newcomers help MSU end its postseason drought. The group includes sharp-shooting guard Maurice Dunlap, a freshman from Greenwood; 6-foot-9 post player Oliver Black, of Jackson Wingfield High School; and junior college transfer Travis Daniels and redshirt freshman Fallou Ndoye, who were on campus a year ago but will take the court for the first time as Bulldogs this season. Comment?
Friday Oct 17 | via Commercial Dispatch
That's the message Columbus coach Randal Montgomery and Heritage Academy coach Barrett Donahoe want their teams to heed at 7 tonight as they prepare to face Greenville and Leake Academy, respectively, in Mississippi High School Activities Association and Mississippi Association of Independent Schools action. For Columbus, tonight's game will have a direct impact on its ability to finish in the top four in the region and earn a playoff spot. Comment?
Saturday Oct 11 | via Commercial Dispatch
Despite allowing a back-breaking touchdown in the final minute of the second quarter that dropped it in a 21-point hole at halftime, the Heritage Academy football team found a spark in the third quarter. A Michael Ledbetter 90-yard kickoff for a touchdown to open the second half suggested the final 24 minutes were going to be different. Comment?
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