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Tremont baseball, softball fall to Vardaman, Houlka

By SAM FARRIS Special to The Times TREMONT – There is no doubt that basketball reigns supreme East of the Tenn-Tom and across Bull Mountain Creek in Tremont, but the baseball and softball clubs are trying to build a sturdy program in an area swarming with exceptional ball clubs. In any building season, there will […]

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Lady Mustangs rout Tremont, Pontotoc

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Editor TREMONT – The Mantachie Lady Mustangs went on a run-scoring tirade this past weekend, blasting county rival Tremont 19-0 on Friday night, then destroyed Pontotoc 20-5 on Saturday. Mantachie 19, Tremont 0 (3/4) The Lady Mustangs traveled across Itawamba County, Friday night, to take on Tremont and put up 12 […]

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Lady Mustangs top Tremont in Belmont Classic

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Editor BELMONT – Two Itawamba county teams, the Mantachie Lady Mustangs and the Tremont Lady Eagles, tangled in the annual Belmont fastpitch classic last Saturday. When the dust settled, the western squad had overtaken their eastern rivals by a score of 8-1. Mantachie took ahold of the game early, when Emilee […]

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Lady Eagles can’t get past Shaw

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Editor SHAW – The Tremont Lady Eagles made the journey to the Mississippi Delta last week to take on the Shaw Hawks, and just couldn’t overcome the home team. The Lady Eagles fell behind 17-11 after one quarter of play, and couldn’t catch up the rest of the night. The Lady […]

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Eagles, Lady Eagles get wins to advance to 1A state playoffs

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Editor HOULKA – The Tremont basketball teams headed into the division 4-1A tournament at Houlka last week hungry to advance to the state playoffs, and each satisfied their appetite. Each team won their first-round matchups, which secured a berth in the playoffs but couldn’t finish better than a fourth-seed after falling […]

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Lady Eagles hold off Mantachie, Mustangs surge past Tremont

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Editor MANTACHIE – If you are a fan of all the dramatics that come with comeback efforts in sports, Mantachie was the place to be last Friday night. In the night’s first contest, the Tremont Lady Eagles got out to a fast start and built a 19-point halftime lead, but it […]

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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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