Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /var/www/ on line 21

Deprecated: Function eregi() is deprecated in /var/www/ on line 41

A Tribute to the 2011-2012 High School Sports Season

Posted by Robby Donoho | May 30, 2012 / 04:12pm | Local Sports, Top Sports Story, Student Athlete
(WCBI) -- A wild and exciting prep sports season came to a close last week down in Jackson, and what a year its been for our area teams winning championships.

In football, Noxapater took us for a wild ride to Jackson as they claimed their first state title in school history.

Jeremy Liggins and Lafayette made it back to back 16-0 seasons, as the Commodores put themselves back in elite company.

Speaking of backs, New Hope softball is running out of room on their outfield wall. They added yet another slow-pitch softball crown.

The Starkville boys soccer team went on an unprecedented run to win the school's first soccer state championship.

In basketball, Belmont completed a wild comeback for the 3A title.

Speaking of wild comebacks, Pontotoc was down by ten with five minutes remaining before Kayla Russell banked in a 3 to send the Lady Warrior fans into a frenzy. All the while completing a perfect 34-0 season.

What about Starkville Academy? Not only did the Lady Vols win the MAIS Class AAA State Championship, they also won the overall title over the same team to finish a remarkable 37-5 season.

Add to that list of champions: Tupelo volleyball, Smithville and Houston fast-pitch, Bruce and Nanih Waiya baseball; who all won titles as well.

It's onto 2012-2013, and we expect to make more memories just like this year.
Content Management Powered by CuteNews


follow us on facebook follow us on facebook Get our mobile app for iPhone and iPad Get the WCBI mobile app for Android