OK, for the second straight season, Southern Miss was the highest rated team, RPI-wise, to not get selected for the NCAA Tournament field. Ole Miss did not even get chosen for the NIT. Mississippi State wasn’t considered for either. Woe is us.
The Vardaman Lady Rams swept two games from rival Calhoun City last week in the county tournament.
The Calhoun City Lady Wildcats opened their season last week in Vardaman losing a pair to the Lady Rams.
The Bruce Lady Trojans won two out of five games over Spring Break.
The Bruce Trojans have won four straight games and are 6-2 on the season after recording victories over Charleston and Houlka last week.
The Calhoun City Wildcats improved to 6-3-1 on the season after defeating Vardaman last weekend and settling for a tie against Hebron.
It was a tough Spring Break for the Vardaman Rams who lost all four games they played and were shutout in three of them.
This was 105 years ago, before metal bats, before luxury suites and before any pitch was known as a split-fingered fastball or a circle change.
This was even before Mississippi State was Mississippi State.
Sophomore first baseman Chase Clark of Northwest has been named the MACJC Baseball Player of the Week for games played Monday, March 3 through Sunday, March 9.