A Tuesday night pitcher’s duel morphed into an extra inning thriller at MGM Park as the Biloxi Shuckers (6-6) walked off on the Pensacola Blue Wahoos (7-4) 3-2 behind Luis Aviles Jr’s sacrifice fly in the tenth.
St. Patrick senior Horatio Parker took the next step in achieving his athletic dreams, signing his letter of intent to play basketball with the Meridian Community College Eagles in a small ceremony in front of friends, family and teammates Tuesday (April 16) afternoon.
Facing a four-run deficit out of the gate, the Biloxi Shuckers (5-6) inched themselves back within a run Monday night, falling in the series opener to the Pensacola Blue Wahoos (8-3) 4-3. C.J. Hinojosa enjoyed his best night at the plate thus far, finishing 3-for-4 with a pair of doubles and a solo
No. 13 Mississippi Gulf Coast used the same recipe so sweep a doubleheader against archrival Pearl River on Wednesday. The Lady Bulldogs scored tie-breaking runs in the bottom of the sixth, then let their ace pitchers finish things in the top of the seventh.
The Shuckers struggled to break through against Birmingham right-hander Felix Paulino (W, 1-0), who took over for starting pitcher Bernardo Flores. Despite eight hits, the Shuckers went 0-for-10 with runners in scoring position in the 4-0 defeat.
After their Opening Night game was postponed, the Biloxi Shuckers (2-0) swept their doubleheader against the Birmingham Barons (0-2) 5-3, 5-0 on Friday night at MGM Park. With the wins, the Shuckers are now 5-1 all time on Opening Day in their franchise history.
Trent Grisham returns to Biloxi after a strong showing at Brewers Spring Training in Arizona, batting .379 with a pair of home runs in 17 games. He attributes the success to a slightly modified approach at the plate.
Tied at -7 through three rounds, Kevin Sutherland and Scott Parel went blow for blow through five playoff holes at Fallen Oak. But with neither able to pull away, and no champion crowned, tournament play was suspended until Monday morning.
Entering round two tied for first with Marco Dawson at -7, Kevin Sutherland shot a 3-under 69 Saturday, while Dawson’s score remained stagnant. Sutherland’s three-stroke lead (-10) is the largest after 36 holes in tournament history.
Coaches still will have two challenges per game, and in the final two minutes of a half or fourth quarter or for all of overtime, the replay official can order a review of offensive or defensive pass interference.
In front of a small crowd of friends, family and classmates, St. Patrick senior Ryan Adderholdt took the next step in his playing career, signing to play collegiate soccer with Southwest Mississippi Community College.
Eleventh-seed Pearl River gave Odessa all it could handle in the second half Wednesday and nearly rallied back to complete its upset bid of the 6th-seeded Wranglers before coming up just short in the NJCAA Tournament’s Sweet 16 matchup, falling 69-61 at the Hutchinson Sports Arena.
William Carey University pounded out twelve hits and Caleb Danzy (JR/Pineville, La.) was stellar on the hill as the Crusaders defeated Mississippi College, 6-1 Wednesday night at MGM Park, home of the Biloxi Shuckers.
Bay High School juniors Madelyn and Emma Gonzales prove to be a strong force in the classroom and in a match. Not only are the twins at the top of their class, but they also excel in soccer and tennis.
Brant Blaylock’s double tied the score and Cole Donaldson’s sacrifice fly brought in the game-winning run as Southern Miss scored twice in the bottom of the eighth inning Tuesday night to take a 5-4 victory over ULM at Pete Taylor Park.
Exactly one year after being publicly introduced at The Pavilion as the new leader of the Ole Miss men's basketball program, head coach Kermit Davis has agreed in principle to a new four-year contract.
For a third consecutive season, the Biloxi Shuckers, the Double-A affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers, will host the William Carey Crusaders in an exhibition game on Tuesday, April 2 at 6:35 pm at MGM Park.
At 17 years old, Caleb Bicknell is a powerlifting champion. He’s broken the South State record twice, and in the weight room at Vancleave High School, he pushes himself and has taken it up to 700 pounds.