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Cleveland 10s finish second at state

With their backs against the wall in the championship round of the Dixie Youth AAA State Baseball Tournament in St. Martin Tuesday, the Cleveland 10-year-old All-Stars had to defeat the Columbia All-Stars twice to win the state championship and advance to the Dixie Youth AAA World Series in Lumberton, N.C.…
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DSU swim teams have 14 earn All-American Scholar honors

The Delta State University men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams are showing that the pool isn’t the only place they shine as they’ve embraced the role of being student-athletes. The women’s team, with a team grade-point-average of 3.52, is one of only 24 Division II women’s swimming teams to…
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Shannon named ABCA/Rawlings Division II Player of the Year

Delta State University first baseman Zack Shannon became the first player in NCAA Division II history to be named the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings National Player of the Year in consecutive seasons, as announced by the organization on Tuesday. He becomes only the second player to garner the recognition two times…
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Plans for Powe monument dedication underway

Plenty of progress has been made as far as the memorial marker for the late Sank Powe. The memorial marker, which is a monument, arrived earlier this month and is currently positioned between the baseball and softball fields on the Cleveland Central High School campus. The baseball field is named…
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MHSAA makes right call in eligibility ruling

  Last week, I heard some news that made me give the Mississippi High School Activities Association a big thumbs up. I was informed that the MHSAA notified the North Bolivar Consolidated School District that if the merger goes through between John F. Kennedy Memorial High School in Mound Bayou…
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What they're saying about Coach Ronnie Mayers at DSU

What they’re saying about Coach Ronnie Mayers "Ronnie Mayers has given a lifetime of effort to his alma mater. Ronnie has always taken ownership in every aspect of his life. As student, faculty member, coach, father and athletic director, he has always represented himself and Delta State to the highest regard, but…
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