(PHOTOS) MAC 1A/2A/3A All Star game
Slideshow from the MAC 1A/2A/3A All Star softball game in Newton County.
On paper, Meridian Futbol Club's 1-0 win over Premier Futbol Club of Meridian Saturday in the State Games of Mississippi U10 Youth Soccer Tournament held little significance. With only three teams entered in the U10 division, both teams were assured a spot in Sunday's medal round.
Running new roots
I started running during rehab after major knee surgery four years ago. I kept running because I had the knee surgery.
Smith, Black take volleyball gold
Baton Rouge duo Judd Smith and Nathan Black took gold at the State Games of Mississippi's two-man beach volleyball tournament Saturday at Old John Moss Field, muscling past Barry and Andrew Tisdale of Brandon, 25-18 in the final game.
Smith preps for Nationals in archery
The State Games of Mississippi are one of the few archery tournaments that includes a fita round, which Curtis Smith took advantage of and used it as practice for next weekend’s National 4-H Shooting Sports Invitational.
Strikers dominate again in 5K run
With little surprise, the over-all top finishers of the State Games 5k at Bonita Lakes were members of the competitive Striker family.
State Games hold 22nd annual opening ceremony
With multicolored hair and painted faces, Mississippians from all over the state gathered in front of City Hall in downtown Meridian Friday night to celebrate the 22nd annual opening ceremonies of The State Games of Mississippi.
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Pelicans workout two point guards
New Orleans got a closer look at two of the NBA draft's top point guard prospects Friday.
The Pelicans, who have the sixth selection in the June 27 draft, worked out Michigan's Trey Burke and Syracuse's Michael Carter-Williams. Maryland center Alex Len, who is coming off surgery last month for a stress fracture to his left ankle, was also in town but did not work out.
Skid continues as Giants blank Braves
Madison Bumgarner allowed two hits in seven innings and combined with Sandy Rosario for a three-hit shutout in the San Francisco Giants' 6-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night.
Running away with it
Meridian native Haynes Hinson took a 10-stroke lead into Day 2 of the State Games of Mississippi junior golf tournament and didn't look back, expanding his lead by five strokes en route to a Division D Boys 10-11 gold medal at Northwood Country Club.
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