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IAHS’ Taylor stays home, chooses ICC

FULTON – Itawamba AHS’ Dylan Taylor always had a feeling he might end up an ICC Indian. The senior pitcher pulled the trigger Monday and signed with Rick Collier’s squad at a signing ceremony held at the high school. “I’ve always gone to ICC baseball camps and grew up around ICC,” Taylor said. “I always […]

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IAHS makes noise at state powerlifting meet

JACKSON – IAHS may not have won a team title last Saturday at the state powerlifting meets in Jackson, but several Lady Indians and Indians made their presence known. Sophomore Qualeah Ezell placed first in the Class II 148 lb. weight class, blowing away the competition with a total lift of 760 lbs.  Ezell squatted […]

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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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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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ICC’s Pate named MACJC Coach of the Year

By ADAM GORE LetsGoICC.com FULTON – After leading ICC to their first MACJC Tournament Championship since 2008, second-year men’s basketball coach Grant Pate has been named Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges (MACJC) Coach of the Year. “It’s a great honor, but to be honest, it an award that’s based on our program,” said […]

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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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Hot-shooting Rangers end ICC’s season

By GENE PHELPS Daily Journal CLINTON – Sixty-five. That’s the percentage red-hot Northwest shot last Thursday in the first half on its way to a 99-82 victory against state champion Itawamba in the NJCAA Region 23 Tournament quarterfinals at Mississippi College’s A.E. Wood Coliseum. The Rangers (13-10) connected on 24 of 37 field goal attempts […]

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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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ICC’s Anderson top vote-getter on All-Region team

By ADAM GORE LetsGoICC.com FULTON – Itawamba Community College sophomore point guard Alex Anderson was the top vote-getter for the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Men’s All-Region 23 team released on Monday. Anderson (Memphis, TN) led ICC in three stat categories averaging 16.7 points, 4.6 assists and 1.2 steals and had 2.5 rebounds per […]

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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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ICC wins thriller over East Mississippi to claim MACJC title

By ADAM GORE Adam Gore/LetsGoICC.com FULTON – What a difference a year can make. The ICC men’s basketball team was cleaning out their lockers after missing the 2013 MACJC Tournament and Thursday night they were celebrating the program’s first MACJC title since 2009 after a thrilling 73-72 win over East Mississippi. “We are blessed,” said […]

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Bunch comes up big as Indians take out Tish in 1-4A Tourney

FULTON – Itawamba AHS coach Devin Hill admitted after the Indians’ 60-40 win over Tishomingo County last Tuesday in the opening round of the Division 1-4A Tournament that he had been tough on Russell Bunch recently in practice. The tough love evidently worked wonders as the freshman absorbed the coaching and came out on fire, […]

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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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IAHS soccer holds banquet

The Itawamba AHS soccer teams held their awards banquet last Tuesday night. Lady Indian award winners included, seated from left, Parker Williams, Most Versatile; Neely Grubbs, Best Defender and Most Takeaways; Tierra Hood, Newcomer of the Year and Allie Bennett, Most Goals and Most Valuable Player. Standing, from left, Brittany Sullivan, Most Assists; Emilee Wiygul, […]

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