Leake Academy QB George Wilcox has been named Player of the Week by Capital Sports MS. Wilcox earned the honor for his performance in the Rebels' 62-36 win over Silliman Institute Friday in the opening round of the MAIS 5A Playoffs.
It won't be long before we start seeing some nice fall foliage in Mississippi. And a survey done by a company which makes photo books has identified the Natchez Trace as this state's number-1 "hidden gem" when it comes to viewing colorful leaves. People... Read More.
A former Leake Academy softball player has received honors from the Mississippi Association of Community Colleges Conference. Emmi Harkins, catcher for the East Central CC Lady Warriors, was named to the All-MACCC 1st Team. In 52 games played this season,... Read More.
For the second time in three years, WCKK – Kicks96.7 has been named Radio Station of the Year by the Mississippi Association of Broadcasters. The announcement was made Saturday night at the MAB Excellence in Broadcasting awards at the Old Capitol... Read More.
STARKVILLE, Miss.—Mississippi State University President Mark E. Keenum today [Jan. 13] announced Zac Selmon — the scion of a legendary college football family and a rising star in athletics administration — as... Read More.
Leake Academy basketball star Miriam Prince is a McDonald's All-American nominee.Prince is one of just five female players from Mississippi named to the list.One of the greatest statistical Leake Academy players ever, Prince has helped lead the Lady Rebels to three 5A State Championships... Read More.
*Story by Lucas Calvert with ECCC Athletics. East Central Community College in Decatur is excited to welcome Jonathan Webster to campus as the 22nd head coach of the Warrior football program. Webster replaces Ken Karcher who served in the role for 10 seasons... Read More.
A member of the Leake Academy Lady Rebels softball team has earned All-State honors.Emeri Warren has been named to the MAIS 5A All-State Team.
Leake Academy Rebels' QB Rhett Atkinson has been named the Capital Sports MS Player of the Week.Atkinson earned the honor for his performance in the Rebels' 40-12 season opening victory over Winston Academy.During that game, the senior QB rushed 19 times for 185 yards... Read More.
Several local area football players have been named to a preseason watchlist for the upcoming season.The list was compiled by Brandon Shileds from Mississippi Gridiron/Capital Sports.Leake Academy leads the way with four players on the list.Rebel players earning honors are QB Rhett Atkison, wide... Read More.
Two Leake Academy Rebel athletes have earned MAIS Pre-Season honors.Riley Myers Myers, a senior wide receiver/defensive back for the Rebels football team, has been named to the MAIS 2022 All-Gridiron Pre-Season "Top 25" Team.Myers and the Rebels began fall practice this week... Read More.