The Leake Academy Rebelettes (Lady Rebels) played this afternoon in the MAIS AAA State Championship game at Joe Sheppard Gymnasium in Madden playing the Lady Cougars from Columbia Academy. The Rebelettes entered the contest 35-1 overall and seeking to repeat was AAA State Champions. The Rebelettes found themselves in an unfamiliar situation trailing in the game after the first quarter by 5 points, 5-10. The Lady Rebels came back strong in the second quarter outscoring the Lady Cougars 18... Read More.
The Leake Academy Rebels played in the MAIS Semi Final State Tournament being held this week at Joe Sheppard Gymnasium in Madden tonight taking on the Hillcrest Christian Academy Cougars from South Jackson. The Rebels entered tonight's game with a 26-5 overall season record. The Hillcrest Cougars entered the game as the number one seed from the South AAA Division. The LA Rebels outscored the Cougars in the opening quarter a took a 5 point lead into the second... Read More.
The Leake Academy Lady Rebels (Rebelettes) were back in action at Joe Sheppard Gymnasium in Madden this afternoon playing Central Hinds Academy from Raymond in the semi final round of the state MAIS AAA Basketball Tournament. The Rebelettes entered the game 34-1 overall on the season and looking to advance to the state AAA title game tomorrow. It was a slow short early in the quarter for both teams but the opening quarter ended with the Lady Rebels gaining... Read More.
The Leake Academy Basketball teams began play tonight at Joe Sheppard Gymnasium in Madden in the MAIS AAA State Tournament. The Lady Rebels (Rebelettes) entered 33-1 overall this season playing the Bowling Green Lady Buccaneers from Franklinton, Louisiana. The Lady Rebels gained control of the game in the first quarter moving out to a 13 point lead in the opening quarter, 20-7. By halftime the Rebelettes were ahead by 20 points, 40-20 and they continued to advance in the... Read More.
The East Central Community College Basketball teams were both winners in their last regular season home games at Brackeen-Wood Gymnasium in Decatur tonight as the teams hosted the Hines Community College Eagles. The Lady Warriors came away with a 17 point victory in their game after falling behind in the opening quarter. The final score Lady Warriors 76-59.The EC Warriors maintained a lead throughout the game over the Eagles but were up by only 4 points at halftime,33-29. In... Read More.
The Leake Academy Basketball teams were back in action at Heritage Academy Saturday playing in the MAIS AAA North Championship games. The 32-1 Lady Rebels (Rebelettes) were playing against the Winston Academy Lady Patriots in the girls championship game. The Lady Rebels moved out to a 12 point lead over the Lady Patriots in the opening quarter, 15-3. The Rebelettes continued to outscore the Lady Patriots in the second quarter as they moved out to a 24 point lead... Read More.
The Leake Academy Basketball teams played in the North AAA Semi Final Basketball Tournament being held at Heritage Academy in Columbus today. The 31-1 Lady Rebels (Rebelettes) played the Starkville Academy Lady Volunteers. The Rebelettes had a slow start in the opening quarter but gained momentum late in the quarter and were up by 6 points at the horn, 14-8. The Lady Rebels took command of the contest in the second quarter outscoring the Lady Vols 30 to 13... Read More.
The Leake Academy Basketball teams began play this afternoon in the North 3-A Championship series being held at Heritage Academy in Columbus. The LA Rebels playing the Kirk Academy Raiders from Grenada in the opening game of the series. The Rebels had a slow start in the opening quarter but managed to come away with a 2 point lead over the Raiders, 9-7. The Rebels picked up their pace in the second quarter and increased their lead to 12... Read More.