Video: Mantachie Retires Cyndal Cleveland’s Jersey in Special Ceremony Friday Night


MANTACHIE, Miss. (WCBI) — She will forever be a BIG deal.

Friday evening before Mantachie’s home boys basketball game against Booneville, the Mustangs retired jersey number 24 that was worn by 2008 Mantachie High graduate Cyndal Cleveland.

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Cleveland passed away in a car accident in October of 2014.She was a stand-out athlete of the Mustangs in Basketball and softball and eventually went on to play softball at Itawamba Community College.

Cleveland coached everything from little league to T-ball and had a tremendous passion working with children in all sports.