The East Central Community College women’s tennis team stepped out of the conference to host Snead State Saturday, and defeated the visitors from Boaz, Ala., 8-1. The match was played at the ECCC Tennis Complex on the campus in Decatur. With the win, the No. 20 ranked Lady Warriors improve to 3-2 on the season. The Snead State Lady Parsons are 0-6. “It was a team win with solid play throughout the lineup,” commented ECCC Head Tennis Coach Jay Pacelli. Women’s Doubles Results: SS’s... Read More.
The East Central Community College Warriors baseball team hosted the Shelton State Bucks from Tuscaloosa, Alabama at the Clark/Gay baseball complex in Decatur today. The teams played back to back games with the Warriors falling short to the Bucks in both games. In game one, the Bucks won the game in nine innings 4-1. In game two, the Bucks scored a couple of runs in the top of the fourth inning and the Warriors answered in the bottom of... Read More.
STARKVILLE – The 35th annual Super Bulldog Weekend, a Mississippi State spring homecoming tradition, will be held April 9-11 on the MSU campus. Fans will get a glimpse of new head coach Mike Leach’s 2020 Bulldog football team as the squad hosts the Maroon and White Game on Saturday, April 11 in Davis Wade Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. and admission is free. MSU’s clear bag and metal detector policies will be in place at Davis Wade Stadium. Coach... Read More.
The preseason number 15 nationally ranked East Central Lady Warriors began the 2020 softball season today hosting the Lady Eagles of Coastal Alabama North in a double header at the Softball Complex in Decatur. The Lady Warriors dominated the first game shutting out the Lady Eagles 10-0 in a game that ended in the top of the fifth inning due to the 10 run rule. It was a much tighter second game with the Lady Warriors taking a 1 run... Read More.
The Leake Academy Lady Rebels played the Bayou Academy Colts Friday night in the North 4A Semi-Final matchup. After a quickly played, intense, close game, the Rebels fell to the Colts with a final score of 55-40. The Lady Rebels play again on Saturday in the consolation game beginning at one o'clock. This game will be broadcast on Kicks 96 with the coverage starting at a few minutes before the hour. Join us then on Kicks 96,... Read More.
The East Central Community College Basketball teams were back in action on their home court in Decatur tonight hosting Meridian Community College. The Lady Warriors and Lady Eagles played first and it remained a very close game through the first three quarters. The Lady Warriors were 3 points up after the opening quarter (15-12) however they were down by 1 point at halftime (27-28). The Lady Warriors regained the lead in the third quarter up by 3 points (42-39)... Read More.
Lecile Harris, four-time Pro Rodeo Clown of the Year, passed away peacefully in his sleep last night, after finishing his appearance at the Dixie National Rodeo in Jackson. Lecile, a 64 year rodeo veteran, worked nearly 125 performances a year at the world’s biggest rodeos. He was 83. Lecile entered the rodeo scene as a bullfighter in the 1950s and ‘60s and helped transform the sport from thrill show to the skillful art it is today. He also worked on... Read More.