Oak Grove High School’s men’s basketball team put on a scoring clinic last Thursday night as they cruised to a 65-22 win against Purvis Tornadoes to capture the 2019 Lamar County Tournament.
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Coach Quenton Loving and the North Forrest men’s basketball team are known for their success as of late. Coming off a state championship appearance a season ago, the Eagles look to pick up where they left off.
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“We respect all, but we fear none,” is the slogan used by the Lady Eagles basketball team. This mentality has created a style of basketball that resonates throughout the campus and respected by opponents.
From preseason injuries to upperclassman stepping up, Lumberton put the pieces together to make a run at a state football title. Although the Panthers fell short, Coach Zach Jones led the team to a 12-4 record and PineBelt Sports Coach of the Year honors.
Presbyterian Christian High School standout Rico Dorsey has had dreams of playing at the next level ever since elementary school. At an early age he knew that he was a cut better than his competitor.
I'd taken a nice 9-point buck with my bow a couple of years ago and was having trouble deciding whether or not to pay the price of a shoulder mount. After all, Christmas was near, and the money could be used for gifts for the kids and grandkids.
With the Petal Panther football team receiving most of the shine with their sSouth State run and District champs title, the men’s basketball team looks to steer the glory to the hard court and continue the progress made from the previous successful year.
The Oak Grove Warriors start the basketball season looking to pick up where they left off last year. Having their best year with Coach LaRon Brumfield at the helm has Oak Grove hungry to build off of a style of play that got the Warriors a 25-win season last year.