In a game that lived up to its billing as a pitching duel, a two-out, bottom-of-the-seventh RBI single off the bat of Wesley Lester gave Indianola Academy a 2-1 victory Tuesday night over visiting Bayou Academy of Cleveland.
Indianola Academy seniors Jim Holland, left, and Sherman Timbs were selected to compete in the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools all-star game March 9 at Jackson Academy. Timbs was named captain of the blue team.
A concrete way to win a pair of baseball games is for the bats to come alive and punish the opposition with 35 runs scored on 37 base hits.
Which is exactly how the now 6-6, 2-0 Indianola Academy Colonels began their District 1AAA play.
Gentry High School’s football team has received a major boost before the season even starts.
Tuesday night Tavares Johnson announced that he would be resigning as the head coach at Hollandale-Simmons and taking the same position at the Indianola school.
Two basketball players from Gentry High School and one from Indianola Academy were invited to try out for the USA Junior National Team on Sunday at Millsaps College.
Ernest Minton and Darrius Clark represented the Rams, while T.K. Bolden did so for the Colonels.