OMAHA, Neb. (WCBI/NCAA) — For the first time in program history, the Florida Gators are College World Series champions. For the second straight night, the Gators held on in a nail-biter over conference rival LSU — though the final score might not reflect the close nature of the Tuesday night contest. Florida survived first-and-third, no-out […]
OMAHA, Neb. (WCBI/CBS Sports) — Game 1 of the 2017 College World Series finals belonged to the Florida Gators, who bested the LSU Tigers by a 4-3 final. The key for the Gators was starting pitcher Brady Singer, who struck out 12 batters across seven innings — the most ever in a CWS game. Singer […]
FULTON, Miss. (WCBI/LetsGoICC.com) – A trio Itawamba Community College sophomores will be continuing their baseball careers at the next level. JT Salter (Bay Minette, AL) will compete in the Southeastern Conference at the University of Alabama, Steffon Moore (West Point) join the University of West Alabama squad and Keith Stepter (Hernando) continues his career at […]
(Photo Courtesy: HailState.com) STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI/MSU Athletics) – Just the second Mississippi State baseball coach to win 40 games in his first season on the job, Andy Cannizaro is adding to his coaching staff with the hiring of Jake Gautreau as an assistant coach. Gautreau replaces Will Coggin in the role and will serve as […]
STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) — One of the top basketball players in our area is going D1. Starkville High graduating senior Kelsey Jones made it official on Tuesday at a signing ceremony where she will continue her basketball career at Southern Miss. Jones averaged a double-double in points and rebounds in her final two seasons playing […]
STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) — Dak was back in Starkville. The former Mississippi State quarterback and a selection of area prep and college football coaches led a 2-session camp of 720 kids per session in grades 1-8. Participants experienced various stations specializing in the fundamental skills of football.