Bruce and Calhoun City baseball teams both earned region wins Tuesday night while the Lady Trojans and Lady Wildcats suffered losses on the softball diamond. Vardaman split its games with the Lady Rams winning.
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.
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.
Jo Gray struck out 10 and allowed only two hits in a complete game 5-0 shutout of Noxapater.
More than two dozen Calhoun County powerlifters representing Bruce, Calhoun City and Vardaman high schools have advanced to the state powerlifting championships at the Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson on April 14.