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Itawamba County Baseball/Softball Playoff Schedule

        Softball:   Thursday 04/24   Mantachie vs. Leland 4 p.m. IAHS vs. Gentry 2:30 p.m. (DH)   Friday 04/25   Mantachie @ Leland 4:30 (DH, if necessary) IAHS @ Gentry (If necessary)   Baseball:   Thursday 04/24   Mantachie @ Potts Camp 5 p.m. IAHS @ Yazoo County 6 p.m.   […]

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Indians take care of New Albany, 4-1

FULTON – It wasn’t pretty or overly exciting, but Itawamba AHS’ 4-1 win over New Albany last Saturday was dominant. The Indians got runs when they needed them and leaned on a great effort on the mound by starter Austin Miller to pick up the victory. “We have played really well defensively the last two […]

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Taylor made: IAHS pitcher no-hits Corinth

FULTON – Last week was a good one for Itawamba AHS pitcher Dylan Taylor. The senior signed with ICC on Monday and on Thursday hurled a no-hitter in a crucial 2-0 victory over division foe Corinth. Taylor walked two and struck out five in the sterling performance as the Indians picked up the important Division […]

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Improving Eagles fall to Pine Grove, 5-1

TREMONT – After a tough season in 2013, Coach Shane Nichols has his Tremont Eagles playing at a much higher level in 2014. That improvement that saw the Eagles recently defeat Wheeler and Biggersville was put on hold last Tuesday as the squad dropped a 5-1 contest to Pine Grove. Panther starter Britt Lindley pitched […]

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Mustangs drop eight-inning struggle to Hatley

MANTACHIE – Errors put Mantachie in a hole at home against Hatley last Thursday, but timely hitting almost dug them out of it. After falling behind due to fielding mistakes in the first inning, the Mustangs found themselves playing catch up the majority of the contest. Hatley led 6-3 with one-out in the seventh inning […]

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Indian offense sputters late in loss to Pontotoc

FULTON – Itawamba AHS was well on its way to knocking off division favorite Pontotoc last Tuesday at home. The Indians led 3-1 after four innings, but the Warriors rallied and eventually took a 6-4 victory. After trailing early, Pontotoc took a 4-3 lead in the fifth on back-to-back Chance Witt and Will Howard singles. […]

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Mustang bats come alive in 9-3 win over Royals

MANTACHIE – Mantachie coach Scott Collier has been concerned with his team’s ability to hit the ball so far this season. His worries were eased a bit Friday night when the Mustangs blasted New Site 9-3 to open their Division 1-2A schedule. Mantachie led 2-1 with two outs in the bottom of the second inning […]

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Indians drop close game to Tupelo, 2-1

FULTON – Itawamba AHS has been playing well over the last month, a trend that continued Saturday in a close 2-1 loss to Tupelo. Indian starter Andrew McDonald was superb on the mound, giving up two runs, one earned, in a complete game performance. IAHS led 1-0 in the sixth inning when, with two outs […]

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Small ball, defense nets Indians 7-4 win over Mantachie

FULTON – In-county rivals Itawamba  AHS and Mantachie competed last Monday at the ICC Tournament and, as expected, the contest was a battle. The Indians led 4-1 in the fifth, but the Mustangs stormed back to tie the game. An error on a Hunter White bunt in the seventh scored two runs and eventually led […]

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IAHS downs Hamilton at Amory Tourney

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Special to The Times AMORY – The IAHS Indians were in Monroe County last weekend to take part in the annual Amory Tournament and came out with their foot on the accelerator, taking down the Hamilton Lions 8-0 on Friday night. The throttling came, thanks to an offensive explosion in the top […]

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Mustangs’ offense struggles in loss to Thrasher

HATLEY – The Mantachie Mustangs dropped a tight 2-1 five-inning duel last Saturday to Thrasher in the Hatley Tournament. The game was scoreless until the third inning when Rebel pitcher Josh Walden helped his cause with a solo home run to center. Landon Weatherby tacked on another run in the fifth with a bases loaded […]

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Junior Mustangs sweep Indians at home

The junior high IAC Indians and Mantachie Mustangs played two games last Thursday with Mantachie sweeping the contests 3-1 and 7-3. Left, John Curtis Devaughn scores on a pitch in the dirt to put the Mustangs up 1-0 in the bottom of the first inning of game one.          

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Indians split with Smithville in jamboree

Itawamba AHS hosted Smithville Saturday for two four-inning jamboree games. The Indians won the first game 8-1 and lost the second 6-2. Left, Itawamba AHS pitcher Austin Miller throws out a Smithville batter in the third inning of the first game.          

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ICC freshman named NJCAA Pitcher of the Week

By ADAM GORE LetsGoICC.com FULTON — A day after being named MACJC Pitcher of the Week, freshman pitcher Brady Chambley (Winona) was named National Pitcher of the Week by the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). “It’s a great honor to get this recognition, but it’s not all about me,” said Chambley. “It’s about the […]

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