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Turnover-plagued Indians’ comeback effort falls just short

    OLIVE BRANCH – The Itawamba AHS Indians hit the road to DeSoto county last Friday night in search of their second win of the season, and also in hopes of shaking the turnover bug, as they took on the Center Hill Mustangs. It would not happen on this night, however, as the Indians […]

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Defense leads ICC past Holmes, 19-3

  FULTON – After dropping the first two contests of the season to No. 3 Copiah-Lincoln and No. 9 Jones County on the road, the ICC Indians finally put a tally mark under the “W” column last Thursday night with a 19-3 victory over Holmes. The Indians fell behind 3-0 early after a 42-yard field […]

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Tigers capitalize on miscues, down Indians 22-7

FULTON – The Robert Louis Stevenson novel “Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde” could accurately describe the Itawamba AHS Indians’ season so far, especially on the offensive side of the football. In week one, the Indians turned the ball over five times and were plagued by penalty flags in a 34-21 loss to Ripley. In week […]

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ICC falls to No. 9 Jones County, 35-14

By ADAM GORE LetsGoICC.com ELLISVILLE, MS – Freshman Richard McQuarley combined for nearly 200 yards of total offense in the Indians’ 35-14 road-loss to the No. 9 Jones County Junior College Bobcats on Saturday. McQuarley (Meridian) rushed for 162 yards on 24 carries and caught six passes for 36 yards. The Indians (0-2, 0-0 MACJC […]

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Indians regroup, defeat New Albany 35-0

  BY DONICA PHIFER AND SCOTTY NICHOLS NEW ALBANY GAZETTE and ITAWAMBA TIMES NEW ALBANY – The Itawamba AHS Indians not only got a win last Friday night, they pitched a shutout. Itawamba put together a 35-0 rout of the New Albany Bulldogs on Friday, stringing together a game where the offense was virtually unstoppable […]

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‘If he hollers let him go’: Indians let Tigers slip away at home

FULTON – Sloppiness is to be expected in the first week of high school football action, but constant miscues proved costly, and ultimately fatal, to IAHS’s hopes for a week one victory over the Ripley Tigers. IAHS, the Daily Journal’s fourth-ranked 3A/4A school, traded blows with top-ranked Ripley for three quarters and nine minutes, but […]

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Brian Dozier a crowd favorite at MLB Home Run Derby

MINNEAPOLIS – Yoenis Cespedes may have won his second-straight MLB Home Run Derby on Monday night, but it was Fulton native Brian Dozier who was the crowd favorite. Dozier, the former Itawamba AHS and Southern Miss star turned Twins starting second baseman, narrowly missed making the American League All-Star Team, but was chosen by captain […]

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ICC men’s soccer announces 2014 signing class and schedule

By ADAM GORE LetsGoICC.com FULTON – Fresh off winning the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges North Division Championship, the Itawamba Community College men’s soccer team has announced their newest group of players to join the program. The Indians have signed 10 student-athletes to national letters of intent in what Coach Mike Sullivan feels […]

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ICC releases 2014 football schedule

By Adam Gore LetsGoICC.com FULTON – Itawamba Community College head football coach Sean Cannon released the Indians’ 2014 football schedule on Friday. ICC will look to build on their 2013 Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges (MACJC) playoff appearance with a season that will have a DI feel to it as the Indians will […]

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ICC athletes lend helping hand with April’s Angels

By ADAM GORE LetsGoICC.com FULTON – Members of the Itawamba Community College football and men’s basketball team took time out of their summer to help give back to the community by volunteering with April’s Angels to help build their handicap playground at Itawamba Attendance Center last Monday. “It’s good to be able to come out […]

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Dozier not selected for All-Star Game

By ZACH ADAMS Sports Editor After a remarkable start to the 2014 season and hopes for his first all-star selection, Fulton native and Minnesota Twins second baseman Brian Dozier was not selected to play in the MLB All-Star Game that will be played July, 15, at Target Field in Minneapolis. Voting for the game ended […]

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ICC first baseman signs with Memphis Tigers

By ADAM GORE LetsGoICC.com FULTON – Itawamba Community College freshman first baseman Andy Bowman signed to continue his baseball career with the Memphis Tigers on Thursday. The Memphis native batted .341 with .482 slugging and .462 on-base percentage before a late-season shoulder injury sidelined Bowman for the remaining 11 games of the season. “It means […]

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ICC keeper signs with Southwestern College in Kansas

By ADAM GORE LetsGoICC.com FULTON – Itawamba Community College head soccer coach Mike Sullivan announced sophomore keeper Cullen Grantham (Corinth) signed a National Letter of Intent to continue his soccer career with the Moundbuilders of Southwestern College. “I had two great seasons here at ICC and it’s great having this opportunity to continue my career […]

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ICC shortstop signs with Charlotte

By ADAM GORE LetsGoICC.com FULTON – Itawamba Community College shortstop Luke Gibbs recently signed a National Letter of Intent to continue his baseball career with the Charlotte 49ers. Gibbs (Oxford) earned MACJC All-State second team honors after batting .331 with 23 RBI on 10 doubles, 2 doubles, and 2 home runs while stealing 8 bases […]

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