Former Mississippi State standout Mitch Moreland is delivering for the Boston Red Sox so far in Major League Baseball's truncated season.
Before the feature races during Fan Appreciation Night on Saturday at Magnolia Motor Speedway, children raced bicycles on the straightaway in front of the bleachers to win prizes.
Registration is free and open until Sept. 4.
STARKVILLE -- Ben Bracewell's meandering professional career is finally reaching the majors.
NEW ALBANY -- Miller Hancock was headed to Virginia.
STARKVILLE -- After concluding his Mississippi State career by becoming the second player in history to lead the Southeastern Conference in batting average, home runs and RBIs, Brent Rooker has climbed the minor league ladder in short order.
Chad Thrash had had enough of the dirty air.
STARKVILLE -- Before Jeffery Simmons was a first-round NFL draft pick, before he was a standout at Mississippi State, even before he was a phenom at Noxubee County High School, he was a water boy.
NEW ALBANY -- As Robby Broseus approached the plate, Hill Country Generals coach Jeffrey Cook walked up to him, ready to remind his hitter of an important detail.
Coen Velek, who will continue his education at Mississippi State, was the inaugural recipient of the award.
Registration, which can be completed online, began Wednesday and runs through Aug. 15.
The duo of David Wesley Dupler and Dawson Jaynes finished in 140th place out of 312 two-person teams from 39 states in the National Championship and 46th in the World Finals.
Owens started on the pole, led 93 of 100 laps and won $15,000 with a first-place finish Saturday night.
The accomplishment wasn't the first -- nor even the first at Elm Lake -- for the Trojans' head coach.
Around 130 players have signed up to play competitive soccer with Columbus United beginning this fall. Thursday's tryout was the first step in that process.
Shaw started on the pole of the Late Model feature in Saturday's weekly racing series event at The Mag, led every lap and cruised to a second straight victory in his red and black 1S car.
Tryouts for 2020-2021 competitive level soccer teams are open to all interested players ages 8-17, and there is no charge
Columbus Recreation Director Greg Lewis said that a large portion of parents of the 383 players signed up for the league wanted a refund of the league fees due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Brett White tried his best to put Booger Brooks behind him before Sunday night's Late Model Sportsman feature race at Magnolia Motor Speedway even began.
Owens led from the second lap on to win the Magnolia Mayhem 40, the speedway's first race since March 14.
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