RAYMOND – The East Mississippi Community College men’s golf team put together consistent rounds of 309 and 312 to grab third-place team honors at the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges’ second spring tournament held Saturday and Sunday at Eagle Ridge Golf Course.
Calhoun City teams swept the division 4-2A tournament title while the Bruce Trojans earned third. In Smithville, the Vardaman Lady Rams earned second in 4-1A and the Rams took fourth.
Both Calhoun City teams and the Vardaman Lady Rams each advanced to their respective division championship games with semifinals wins Thursday night. The Bruce Trojans and Vardaman Rams were both beaten to fall to Friday consolation games.
Itawamba Community College will hold open tryouts for graduating high school seniors on Wednesday, February 26th at Eaton Field.
Calhoun County basketball teams begin their push for a trip to Jackson this week with division tournaments opening.
Something interesting happened last month when Scott Central’s Victoria Vivians set the Mississippi all-time high school scoring record, scoring 41 points in a game against Union to go well over 5,000 points in her career.
Calhoun City earned second and Bruce third in the boys’ regional powerlifting meet at Calhoun City last Saturday.
Calhoun City honored former South Calhoun Hornets, 2014 senior basketball players and then swept Houston to conclude the regular season Friday night.
Bruce honored its seniors and then split a pair of games with Hickory Flat in the regular season finale Friday night.
Calhoun Academy’s basketball season came to an end Thursday night at the North State Tournament in Benton.