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Mississippi Collegiate Baseball Standings

Mississippi College Baseball Standings (4-year universities) (As of May 24) Rk.       Team                          Record            Pct. 1           Delta State                 42-11               .792 2         Ole Miss                       43-15               .741
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Statesmen come up a little short in South Region Tournament

The Delta State University Statesmen saw their baseball season come to an end during a rain-soaked week at the NCAA Division II South Region Baseball Tournament in Lakeland, Fla. The Statesmen and Tampa University Spartans battled each other Monday in a winner’s bracket game that had been pushed back a…
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Sandlin wins C Spire Ferriss Trophy

JACKSON — This year, the field for the 15th Annual C Spire Ferriss Trophy was considered by many to be the most competitive field in the history of the award. When Hu Meena, Chief Executive Officer of C Spire, announced the winner of 15th C Spire Ferriss Trophy, he called the…
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Youth Camps

Delaney, Henry Pro Camp set for June 1 The Delaney and Henry Pro Football Camp for Kids will be held on June 1-2 at C.V. Thurmond Field in Mound Bayou. The camp is for youth ages 7-17. The pros that will be at the camp are NFL running back Deangelo…
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Action in South Region Tournament delayed by weather

“Who’ll stop the rain” That’s the title of the famous 1970 song by Creedence Clearwater Revival. That title seems to fit the Delta State University Statesmen and the other six teams involved in the NCAA Division II South Region Baseball Tournament in Lakeland, Fla. as they are having to play…
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DSU golf team ready for nationals

The Delta State University golf team will compete in the NCAA Division II National Men’s Golf Tournament on the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail Fighting Joe Course in Muscle Shoals, Ala. starting Monday and lasting through May 25. The Statesmen, under first year head coach Easton Key, finished tied for sixth with…
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Statesmen thump Choctaws to start Region Tourney

The Delta State University Statesmen and the Mississippi College Choctaws battled each other in the first round of the NCAA Division II South Region Baseball Tournament in Lakeland, Fla. The game started Thursday but concluded this morning as heavy rains caused the game to be halted in the bottom of…
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This year’s nominees brings back memories of 2004

When I saw the C Spire Ferriss Trophy finalists, I thought about the 2004 year, which was the first year the award was introduced. I thought about Delta State outfielder and former Bayou Academy standout Jud Thigpen. That season, he hit an impressive .429 with 14 home runs, 80 RBIs,…
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