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Tremont sweeps TCPS in “Battle of the Eagles”

TREMONT – The Tremont Eagles and Lady Eagles basketball squads both started the season off with a bang with a pair of home victories over TCPS in the “Battle of the Eagles”. Ellis gets big win in Tremont debut Lady Eagles’ head coach Neal Ellis was very animated and charismatic during Tremont’s pep rally last […]

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Tremont archers, bowlers presented state championship rings

TREMONT – The 2013-2014 state championship Tremont Eagle archery and girls’ bowling teams finally received the hardware they worked hard to earn last season A ceremony for the teams was held in the gymnasium shortly after lunch last Thursday, which was kicked off by a highlight video compiled by Brian Pearson’s broadcast journalism class that […]

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Eagle basketball camps at Freed-Hardeman

  By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Writer HENDERSON, TN – Tremont basketball players participated in a Freed-Hardeman University hosted Individual Boys Basketball Camp, last week. The camp was conducted from July 13-17 by Lions head coach and 2014 Don Meyer Coach of the Year award-winner, Jason Shelton. Tremont head boys basketball coach Brian Pearson took 23 players […]

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Tremont’s Lease one of three nominated for Pop Star award

JACKSON – Tremont’s Kari Lease helped lead the Lady Eagles to a Class I bowling state title earlier this year with a highest match score of 647. Last week, the senior attended an awards ceremony at the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum in Jackson as one of only three athletes nominated for the […]

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Eagles celebrate archery title, recent sports success

TREMONT – Two months ago, Tremont coach Sandy Webb was coming off of a girls’ bowling state title victory, the first such Tremont title in any sport since 1995. She said then that the Eagles would bring home another championship soon, this time in archery. True to her word, Webb led the archery team to […]

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Mantachie, Tremont take state archery titles

JACKSON – Over the past few years, Itawamba County has become a hotbed for archery in the state, a fact that was evident last week as two local schools brought home state titles and another was named runner-up at the Archery in Mississippi Schools (AIMS) State Championships held in Jackson. Mantachie brought home the 2A […]

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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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Eagles end season in playoff loss at Ingomar

INGOMAR – Kelton Hall’s game-high 20 points helped lead Ingomar to a 72-52 victory over Tremont in the first round of the 1A North Tournament last Tuesday night, but none of the eighth grader’s buckets were more critical than the three consecutive 3-pointers he hit early in the first quarter. The clutch shots gave the […]

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Eagles fall to Biggersville in 1-1A semis

BOONEVILLE – Tremont  Biggersville guard Daniel Simmons didn’t do much in the second half of the Lions’ 88-42 1-1A Tournament semifinal victory over Tremont last Thursday, but that’s only because he didn’t need to. The senior notched 25 first half points, 27 total, as Biggersville jumped ahead big early and cruised into the finals. After […]

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Eagles edge rival Mustangs, 45-40

MANTACHIE – Behind a solid first half shooting performance from guards Nick Burns, Dustin Carrell and Chris Bruff, the Mantachie Mustangs held a slim 24-23 halftime lead over rival Tremont last Thursday at home. The Eagles, however, stormed back in the second half to take the contest 45-40. Tremont had a tough night shooting the […]

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Eagles surrender big lead to Biggersville

TREMONT – Last Friday night, Tremont was on the verge of one of the biggest wins in program history. The Eagles led defending 1A State Champion Biggersville by 21 points in the third period before the Lions made an improbable comeback to snatch a 69-64 victory in the waning moments. After trailing by a large […]

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Eagles drub Pine Grove in division opener

TREMONT – Daniel Sturdivant notched a double-double last Tuesday with 19 points and 16 rebounds to lead Tremont to a dominant 53-28 victory over Pine Grove in the Eagles’ Division 1-1A opener. Cody North also had a big game with 14 points and 9 boards, but the best news for the Eagles was their guard […]

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Homecoming King: North scores 24 as Tremont routs Red Bay

TREMONT – First-year Tremont head coach Brian Pearson may have learned an important lesson last Thursday night; that sometimes it can be good to tease a big guy. Pearson mentioned before the Eagles’ Homecoming matchup against Red Bay that he had recently joked with Cody North about allowing fellow big man Daniel Sturdivant to out-rebound […]

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Eagles win county showdown with Mantachie, 56-31

TREMONT – A three-point first period advantage turned into a 15-point halftime rout last Tuesday as the Tremont Eagles ran away with a home contest against Mantachie, 56-31. Senior Daniel Sturdivant notched a double-double with 11 points and 18 rebounds, while Cody North added 22 points and 4 boards for the Eagles. Sophomore Walker Adams […]

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