The Coahoma Community College Softball Team played their final home doubleheader for the 2019 season against No. 10 Itawamba Community College. The Tigers gave everything they possessed internally, but the Indians took charge in a sweep (8-1, 21-1).
There are times when a writer is too explicit.
The first time it happened to me was right here in Clarksdale. The Clarksdale High School Wildcats played a football game in Corinth one Friday night and were beaten handily. As I remember it, the score was 36-6. The headline I wrote said: “Tame Turtles lose to Corinth, 36-6.”
DECATUR — Coahoma Community College basketball players made a big statement at 2019 MACJC All-Star Basketball game. Three standout players Walneika Holmes, Dequan Morris and Robert Boyd were selected MACJC North All-Stars. They had the privilege of representing Coahoma at the MACJC All-Star game recently held.
Coahoma Early College High School won its spring football game at home against West Tallahatchie 20-6 on Friday night.
Three seniors were the difference for CECHS in the exhibition victory.
Thomas Williams Jr. had two touchdown receptions for a total of 30 yards from quarterback Willie Eagins.
As I’ve said before, horse racing is not my strong suit. I am not familiar with the rules and do not bet on races.
I watch three horse races every year: the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness and the Belmont Stakes, races that make up the Triple Crown.
Self-taught pitcher of the Coahoma County High School girls’ softball team, freshman Nyriah Artis is definitely an athlete we’ll be hearing about in the coming years. She’s described as a leader both on and off the field, and comes from a family of academic and athletic background.
Lee Academy had two freshman players (Maggie Etheridge and Alexis Oliver) this season to win girls’ 1 and 2 singles at the district tournament. Alexis Oliver, last year’s number one girls’ singles player for Lee, came in second this year at North State and will play in the overall State Tournament.
GOODMAN — The Coahoma Community College Baseball program has been facing ups and downs all season long. The Tigers were looking to get a big performance on the road against Holmes Community College.