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Last week, Bo Dawson became the second North Sunflower Academy football player to ink a letter of intent with a Gulf South Conference school. Dawson inked a deal with Mississippi College. Pictured on bottom in center is Dawson with his parents, Jimbo and Amelia Dawson.
The Merritt Jr. High School Boys Basketball team is the Sunflower County Consolidated School District 2017-2018 middle school district champions having finished out the year with a 14-2 overall record and a 3-1 placement in district play.
With a good start to the 2018 baseball season coming by way of Tuesday’s 15-5 victory over visiting O’Bannon High School of Greenville, the Gentry High Rams are hoping the weather will allow for an upcoming busy week of baseball.
Opening their 2018 baseball season with two wins in three outings, the Indianola Academy Colonels will now not return to diamond action again until next Tuesday evening.
They are officially the Region 3-4A champions and have opened the State 4A basketball playoffs with yet another victory.
Now 28-3 on the season, the Gentry High Rams began their trek through the playoffs with Monday night’s 87-45 thrashing of visiting Itawamba AHS of Fulton.
The North Sunflower Academy girls team defeated Humphreys Academy 35-19 last Saturday to take home the district championship. The Indianola Academy boys won their district with a 56-34 win over Lee Academy. IA was in action last night after press time.
Ruleville Central High School basketball standout Jacorriah Bracey is averaging 30.8 points per game, which makes her the No.1 ranked sophomore in the state of Mississippi and No. 10 in the nation.
The 16-year-old is definitely at home on the hardwood because she was practically raised on it.