January 6, 2013 10:25:29 PM
Looking ahead to some things we will check into this month...
1. The New Hope girls basketball team is off to a 12-2 start. Last season, the Lady Trojans also enjoyed a quick start. How will this season's more experienced squad extend that fast start through February and March?
2. The Columbus High School boys basketball team is on quite a tear. Fresh off a victory over Midfield (Ala.) in the Travis Outlaw Tournament and a huge Region 2-6A home win over Tupelo, the Falcons have their sights set on a region title. What will it take for Columbus to fly to the top of the region race?
3. Starkville High School won last season's boys' soccer state championship. Rather quietly, the Yellow Jackets are putting together another nice year. Can the Jackets repeat?
Look for more profiles, statistics and features. School is back in, so we will visit these topics and much more on the C-Dispatch High School Sports Blog.
5. SCT's 'Almost, Maine': it's love ... but not quite ENTERTAINMENT