Clinton, Mississippi, Local Sports

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School Record, Personal Bests Set at Crimson and Gold Invitational

PITTSBURG, Kansas — The Mississippi College indoor women’s track and field team opened the 2021 season at the Crimson and Gold Invitational, hosted by Pittsburg State University, with a strong performance. A total of six collegiate, indoor, personal bests were set over the course of the day along with an indoor record being set. Jazmin…

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MC Football Coach Joe Murphy Passes Away

  Joe Murphy excelled as the successor to legendary Mississippi College football coach Stanley Robinson. A member of the MC Sports Hall of Fame, Murphy died in the Dallas area on January 7 after a long illness. He was 91. Murphy’s coaching philosophy was relatively simple in the 1950s. “It was guts and grit –…

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Lady Choctaws Ranked Third in D2SIDA Regional Rankings

Clinton, Mississippi – The Mississippi College women’s basketball team sits third in the South Region in the Women’s Basketball Division II Media Poll, sponsored by D2SIDA, as announced by the organization on Tuesday, Jan. 12. The Lady Choctaws, which has opened the season with a 3-1 mark and tied for tops in the GSC West Division,…

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Arrows Defeat Madison Central; 77-57

In Friday’s league match, the visiting Clinton Arrows basketball team scored a good 77-57 triumph over the Madison Central Jaguars. In their next game, the Arrows will meet the Germantown Mavericks (Madison, MS) in a non-league match, on Tuesday, January 12. Clinton will attempt to move on its 9-0 season record. The Mavericks enter the match with a 0-3 record after their 84-49 league loss to Starkville (Starkville, MS).…

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GSC Announces MC Men’s and Women’s Basketball Schedule Changes

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Due to COVID-19 protocols, the following Gulf South Conference basketball games have been postponed. Games may be rescheduled, and those updates will be posted as soon as they are made available by the participating schools and the Gulf South Conference. The men’s basketball contests between MC and West Alabama, originally scheduled for January 8th…

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The Clinton Arrows Begin The 2020-2021 Basketball Season Strong

Clinton, Miss. – The Clinton Arrows Men’s and Women’s Basketball teams start their season strong with some big non-divisional wins.  The men’s basketball team is currently undefeated and sits at #2 in the state of Mississippi and #11 nationally, according to Maxpreps.com. The Arrows opened their season with convincing wins against 6A non-divisional opponent Terry, Northwest…

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Lady Choctaws Top Chargers In Season Opener

CLINTON, Miss. — The Mississippi College women’s basketball team opened the Greg Long era with a 72-48, Gulf South Conference victory over the University of Alabama in Huntsville on Friday, Dec. 11. The 24-point victory helped snapped a six-game slide in the series for the Lady Choctaws. Four Lady Choctaws scored in double figures led by newcomer Jay Levy with…

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Ten Hinds CC Eagles Earn MACCC Honors on the Gridiron

RAYMOND – Ten Hinds Community College football players were recognized by the Mississippi Association of Community Colleges Conference (MACCC) for their outstanding play on the field throughout the 2020 regular season. MACCC FIRST TEAM ALL-SOUTH DEFENSE Jaylan Ware MACCC SECOND TEAM ALL-SOUTH OFFENSE Jakarius Caston Ethan Boyd BeSean McCray Chris Winston MACCC SECOND TEAM ALL-SOUTH DEFENSE Jaylen Heffner Artavious Washington Khiry…

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