Archive - Jul 6, 2011
The 2011 Dixie Youth All-Star tournaments kick-off Thursday for all West Point area teams. The boys and girls look to get a few wins over the next four days, all eying a trip to Southaven for the World Series.
8U girls - Eupora
Although weather has put a damper on a handful of practices for the girls, head coach Ken Wright feels that wonât have to much of an effect on the team.
âWe havenât had as many practices as we would have liked,â he said. âBut I feel pretty good about our team.â
The Oak Hill Academy Lady Raiders have had a productive summer in 2011. Coming off a 27-11 campaign which included a trip to the overall state championships last spring, head coach Stan Hughey and the girls have been going non-stop.
âWe closed out the summer with a camp at Jackson Academy and two weeks ago we were at an MSU camp and weâve been playing a little city leagueâ he said. âWeâre going to practice with the junior high a little bit and get the high school in the weight room next week. Weâve had a busy summer.â