All three county softball teams closed the week on a high note with victories.
The Vardaman Rams earned a big region win while Bruce and Calhoun City both dropped games Friday night.
Ladavius Draine, of Calhoun City, helped Mississippi’s All-Stars defeat Alabama 96-91 in the 27th Alabama-Mississippi All-Star boys’ basketball game played at the Dunn-Oliver Arena Friday night on the Alabama State University campus.
Calhoun City scored four in the bottom of the sixth to rally for a 10-9 win over Vardaman on Saturday.
The Calhoun City Lady Wildcats won three of four over the past week.
The Bruce Trojans return to action this week riding a three-game winning streak.
Ladavius Draine, of Calhoun City, will play in the Mississippi-Alabama All Star Basketball game this Friday, March 17 at 7 p.m. in Montgomery, Alabama.
We call it March Madness. For a couple weeks, the NCAA Tournament takes over our TVs, our sports sections and our office talk.
The Bruce Trojans swept a pair of games against Houlka and Louisville Tuesday afternoon at Odis Logan Field.