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Tremont Eagles batter Vardaman Rams, ladies fall

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Editor TREMONT – Last Tuesday night, the Tremont basketball squads hosted the Vardaman Rams in division 4-1A action. The girls dropped the opening contest, but the boys extracted some revenge in the nightcap. (B) Tremont 63, Vardaman 48 The Eagles got a flurry of strikes in the first quarter, all from […]

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Tremont Eagles come up winless at Hamilton

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Editor HAMILTON, MS – Tremont hit the road last Tuesday night toward the extreme southern region of Monroe county for a basketball date with the Hamilton Lions. The girls dropped a 2-point heartbreaker, while the boys couldn’t recover from a first quarter onslaught. (G) Hamilton 40, Tremont 38 After a game […]

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Eagles pick up key division wins over Seminoles

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Editor TREMONT – The Smithville Seminoles traveled up Highway 23 into eastern Itawamba County last Tuesday night for a big division 4-1A date with the Tremont Eagles. The Lady Eagles earned a decided victory, while the Eagles battled to the final seconds for a huge one-point win. (G) Tremont 50, Smithville […]

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Eagles hoops teams pick up three wins each

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Editor TREMONT – Last week was an extremely busy week at Tremont, with the Eagles’ Nest playing host to three different basketball events. Tremont hosted and swept Hebron Christian on Monday night and Thrasher on Saturday evening; the boys played a varsity game against Red Bay, Alabama, on Tuesday night; and […]

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Tremont earns two gutsy wins over Hebron Christian

By SAM FARRIS Special to the Times TREMONT – On the last day of winter break, a small crowd gathered in the East Itawambian Eagle’s Nest as Tremont hosted another breed of Eagles from Hebron Christian Academy near Starkville. (B) Tremont 70, Hebron Christian 65 Contrary to usual, the gentlemen took the court first in […]

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Tremont girls, boys fall at Hickory Flat Shootout

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Writer HICKORY FLAT – The Tremont Eagles and Lady Eagles basketball teams rang in the new year with a trip to compete in the Hickory Flat Shootout last Saturday, but the day didn’t exactly end the way they wanted. The girls dropped a 10-point decision to the host Lady Rebels, while […]

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Tremont boys, girls split games in Hatley Tourney

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Writer HATLEY – The Tremont basketball squads each made the trip down Highway 23 to Monroe county to participate in the Hatley Tournament last Thursday and Friday. The Lady Eagles picked up a win over Smithville before falling in the championship round to the host Lady Tigers, while the Eagles knocked […]

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Eagles, Lady Eagles take court at the ‘Grindhouse’

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Writer MEMPHIS – It’s every young basketball player’s dream to play in the National Basketball Association. Very few ever get to live out that dream, but the Tremont high school basketball teams got to experience the next-best thing last Tuesday. The Eagles and Lady Eagles had the chance to play a […]

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Adams sparks Eagles in win over TCPS in summer hoops finale

TUPELO – The Tremont Eagles boys’ basketball squad enjoyed a successful 2014-2015 season, and will look to continue that success during their 2015-2016 campaign. The Eagles must replace Blue Mountain signee Pierre Garel, along with shooters Devan Ramey and Ben Booth, as well as leading rebounders Justin Smith and Landon Scott. Tremont has made strides […]

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Eagles drop three in final week

TREMONT – The Tremont Eagles closed out a painful 2015 baseball season on the short end of three lopsided losses to the Falkner Eagles and Pine Grove Panthers. Trip Benson provided the offensive spark that paced the Panthers as he went 3-3 with a pair of doubles and three RBI in the win. Alan Bullock […]

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Tremont swept twice in 1-1A play

TREMONT – The Tremont Eagles suffered four losses in division play last week at the hands of Thrasher and Jumpertown. The Eagles got a complete game effort from Hugh Roberts on the mound, who totaled seven strikeouts, but the bats couldn’t keep up. “The pitchers are starting to come around and throw strikes,” said Tremont […]

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Eagles blanked twice by Lions

TREMONT – The Tremont Eagles only managed two hits against the Biggersville Lions in last Monday’s division 1-1A contest, and they got a huge dose of Lions’ senior Isaiah Leatherwood during a lopsided 18-0 loss. Leatherwood went 3-4 at the plate with a home run, a double, seven RBI and two runs scored. Leatherwood also […]

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Tremont’s first win of 2015 comes inside 1-1A play

WHEELER – The Tremont Eagles broke into the win column in a big way last week with a 5-3 victory over Wheeler on the road. Hugh Roberts picked up the win on the mound for the Eagles, while Ben Booth delivered a big two-out double that scored two runs and proved to be the deciding […]

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Eagles have no answers for Vina, Pine Grove

VINA, ALA. – The Tremont Eagles were slated to play their first baseball game of 2015 on Feb. 27, but due to wacky weather and rainouts, they didn’t get the chance to play their first game until last Monday. On March 16, the Eagles traveled to face Alabama rival Vina and were routed 15-1 in […]

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