Area Sports

Big Wolf Fall 2017 Social kicks off Wolfpack sports

The Co-Lin Foundation kicked off the college’s sports season with the Big Wolf Fall Social, a fundraiser for Wolfpack athletics, last Thursday.  The event was hosted by Porches Restaurant of Brookhaven at Brookhaven Country Club. To read more about the Wolves, see the Copiah County Courier, on sale throughout Copiah County.

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Wesson slowpitch softball awards

These athletes received awards at the Wesson Attendance Center athletic honors banquet. Front row, left to right, Shelbi Maxwell – Best Defensive Outfielder; Harmoni Ashley – Golden Glove Award, 1st Team All Region 7-3A, Senior; Anna Clair Crow – 1st Team All Region 7-3A. Back row, Amber Brinson – MVP, 1st Team All Region 7-3A;…

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WAF Tiny Tees

Wesson Athletic Foundation honored players at the conclusion of the regular season recently.  Playing for Farm Bureau are  Kash Goldman, Issac Wise, Baylee Smith, Ryder Burt, Konnor Minton, Chandler Coleman, Wynn Lee, and Coach Lee. Photo by Crockett Action Shots. The Copiah County Courier will continue to print pictures of teams as space allows. If…

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Wesson Athletic Foundation honors participants in spring ball

The Copiah County Courier has placed several teams in the paper this week, so pick up a Courier wherever newspapers are sold!   COPIAH BANK 8U BOYS BASEBALL – Tucker Martin, Tripp Martin, Huntley Ott, Hadley Watts, Zeb Crotwell, Aiden Brister, Eli Nickles, Tripp Harris, Grady Smith, Brady Roberts; coaches, Jake Martin, Codey Ott, Jess…

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Wesson 12U Softball All Stars

Wesson Athletic Foundation announced all stars at the conclusion of the 2017 season.  Representing the 12U girls are, (first row from left) Regan Newman, Mallory Honea, Alli Adams, Breelynn Cloy and Taylor Papizan.  Standing from left are coach Bobby Freeman, Emma Thaxton, Jaylynn Cloy, Marley Grace Channell,  coach Jenny Cloy, Anna Adams, Lexie Freeman, Mallory…

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Sports camp a hit with kids

Hazlehurst High School was the location of a football and cheerleader camp June 22, sponsored by Rep. Gregory Holloway and featuring several sports greats, including Lewis Tillman, Carl Powell, and Coach Giles. Numerous area residents were also in attendance. The boys learned the basics of football, and the girls enjoyed learning about cheers. Photos by…

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Wesson’s Tiny T’s

Wesson Athletic Foundation honored all ball players at the conclusion of the season in early June.  Pictured at left are Coach Cheri Calcote, Jonnah Sullivan, Alton Naquin, Cruiz Case, Kolt Calcote, Jaxsyn Hannah and Coach Freddy Calcote of the Diner 51 Tiny T’s. (Crockett Action Shots) See more of the Wesson teams as space allows…

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Kelly Byrd named Dudley® DII Player of the Year

Jones County Community College (MS) sophomore Kelly Byrd has been named the 2017 Dudley® NJCAA DII Softball Player of the Year. Byrd and the Bobcats finished the season with a 55-4 record and reached the national championship game. For the rest of the story, see the Copiah County Courier, on sale throughout Copiah County.

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CA baseball awards presented

The Copiah Academy baseball team was honored with an awards banquet recently.  Head Coach Terry Bauer, left. was named MAIS Division 1- AAAA All District Coach of the Year.  Pictured above are other award winners:  Row 1– Dylan Torrence-All-Star, All District Pitcher; Logan Callahan-Coaches Award, Academic Award; Nick Greenlee, All District Utility; Jay Smith, Most…

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Copiah Bank wins 24th annual Wesson Foundation Golf Classic

WESSON – Copiah Bank claimed the corporate championship in Copiah-Lincoln Community College Foundation’s 24th annual Wesson Foundation Golf Classic held at Wolf Hollow Golf Club. The team of Jeremy Winborn, Stephen Bozeman, Warren Hood, and Grant McDonniel carded an impressive 53. To see the rest of the stats, see the Copiah County Courier, on sale…

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