Tag Archives | Lady Indians

Lady Indians overcome slow start, rally past Briarcrest

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Editor PONTOTOC – The Robertson’s Sportswear Ladies’ Challenge annually exhibits some of the top girls’ basketball teams in the greater North Mississippi area and, usually, some top-notch programs from outside of the state. This year’s slate was no different, as the Itawamba AHS Lady Indians took the hardwood and faced Briarcrest, […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

IAHS completes season sweep of rival Tishomingo County

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Editor FULTON – The IAHS boys’ basketball team has played a tough slate and hasn’t exactly been rewarded in the win/loss column, but the team is making strides and improving from game to game. The Indians are in an extremely talented basketball division, which includes Corinth, Shannon and Pontotoc, and managed […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

IAHS girls’ soccer clinches first-ever playoff berth

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Editor FULTON – With the soccer programs at IAHS in just their third season of existence, the teams are making leaps and bounds in the right direction with head coach Randy Earnest at the helm. With a 1-0 victory on the road at Caledonia on Jan. 15, the Lady Indian club […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

Mallory’s last-second shot lifts Lady Indians over Pontotoc

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Editor FULTON – The last time IAHS hosted division rival Pontotoc, on February 3, 2015, the Lady Indians were in prime position to knock off a Lady Warrior squad that has given them fits in division play for years. As most Lady Indian fans remember, IAHS held a 42-41 lead with […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

IAHS splits at Mooreville, picks up division wins at Tishomingo County

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Editor MOOREVILLE – The IAHS basketball squads hit the road last week for a pair of contests, one in neighboring Lee county against Mooreville and one in Iuka for an always-important division 1-4A matchup with rival Tishomingo County. On Tuesday, the Indians and Lady Indians traveled to Mooreville and weren’t exactly […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

Dunn’s 31 helps crush Corinth

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Writer CORINTH – It seemed possible that IAHS coach Devin Hill could have sent senior guard Constance Dunn to Alcorn County last Tuesday night to take on the Corinth Lady Warriors to kick off division 1-4A play. Obviously, that wouldn’t have been a great idea; the Lady Indians used a great […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

Lady Indians gobble up two wins in Thanksgiving tourney

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Writer NEW ALBANY – After dropping a heart-breaker in the season opener, the Itawamba AHS Lady Indians won their second and third consecutive games in convincing fashion last week with a pair of wins over the North Pontotoc Lady Vikings and the host New Albany Lady Bulldogs at the New Albany […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

Lady Indians fall to West Lauderdale

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Writer COLLINSVILLE – The IAHS Lady Indians fought to reach the class 4A MHSAA slow pitch playoffs this season, and they just couldn’t get over the hump that was the West Lauderdale Lady Knights. The Lady Indians hit the road for the long trip and took a 1-0 lead in the […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

Lady Mustangs sweep season series from IAHS in county rivalry

By SCOTTY NICHOLS Sports Writer FULTON – Following a victory at home over in-county rival Itawamba AHS earlier in the season, the Mantachie Lady Mustangs went for the sweep on the Lady Indians’ home field on Oct. 1. Mantachie was in the thick of the playoff race in division 1-2A, but took a night out […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

Lady Indians smash Shannon

FULTON – The IAHS Lady Indians picked up a huge 10-0 win over the Shannon Lady Raiders last Monday. Neely Grubbs pitched four innings and only gave up one hit, while striking out four and walking one to pick up the win. Taylor Cresap pitched the fifth, and final, inning and struck out two of […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

Errors, cold bats plague Lady Indians

AMORY – Untimely errors proved to be fatal for the IAHS Lady Indians during their division contest at Amory last week as they dropped a 7-1 decision, despite outhitting the Lady Panthers 8-6. Taylor Cresap struck out two batters and scattered six hits, but gave up seven runs – all unearned – during her outing. […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

Lady Indians pick up a pair of division wins

FULTON – Taylor Cresap picked up where she left off when she toed the rubber during last Monday’s meeting with Amory, which was resumed after the original March 26 date was washed out after three and a half innings. “Taylor was cruising,” IAHS coach Rodney Moore said immediately after the game was suspended due to […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

Lady Warriors come from behind to beat Lady Indians in extras

FULTON – The Pontotoc Lady Warriors put up two runs in the top of the first inning before conceding a 4-3 lead after the fifth. IAHS led by that margin when Morgan Dowdy delivered a two-out single in the seventh that scored a run and forced extra innings. The Lady Warriors rode the momentum and […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }

Lady Indians sweep Tupelo tourney

IUKA – The IAHS Lady Indian fastpitch team enjoyed the most successful week of any squad in the county after starting it off on the wrong foot. The Lady Indians were trounced 10-0 during a visit to Corinth for a rescheduled division 1-4A game last Monday before hosting division rival Tishomingo County on Tuesday evening. […]

Continue Reading · Comments { 0 }