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HATTIESBURG – Junior Brant Blaylock is listed as a right-handed pitcher on Southern Miss’ roster, but he’s yet to make an appearance on the bump through the first two games of the 2019 season.

MERIDIAN – The third time was the charm for the Oak Grove Warriors.

It’s the high school baseball preview on The PineBeltSPORTS Podcast this week. Camal and Andrew break down each of the eight area prep baseball teams, as well as play sound bites from every coach, to help preview the 2019 season.

BRANDON – It’s been six long years since the last time Sacred Heart raised the Golden Ball trophy, and on Saturday, the Crusaders ended the skid.

BRANDON – Move over Bill Belichick, Sacred Heart Lady Crusaders coach Joe Falla Sr. has built a dynasty in Hattiesburg.




Pearl River announces 2019 signing class

By FROM PRCC,

POPLARVILLE — Pearl River announced the addition of 34 new Wildcats on Wednesday as part of National Signing Day 2019.

The large class checks a lot of boxes and fills plenty of needs after PRCC graduated a number of difference makers in December.


Sumrall’s Landrum, Coleman sign Wednesday

By ANDREW ABADIE,

Sumrall’s Solomon Landrum and Nijewel Coleman signed their National Letters of Intent Wednesday, each with a pair of Mississippi junior colleges.

Landrum signed with Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, which is an opportunity that he says he is grateful for.



DIFATTA: Turkey season is around the corner

By PHIL DIFATTA,

With the 2018-19 deer and small game seasons winding down, some south Mississippi hunters are already shifting their attention to other things, like fishing. Me, I'm not quite ready to dust of the ol' fishing tackle.



Prep snaps PCS' win streak

By ANDREW ABADIE,

Presbyterian Christian School saw its nine-game win streak end Tuesday night, as Jackson Prep handed the Bobcats a 35-31 loss at Rees Gymnasium. The Patriots’ defense and the third quarter were keys in staging a comeback despite Prep trailing at halftime by four.


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