Vance signs with Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College

Calhoun City’s Abby Vance signed a softball scholarship with Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College last week.

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Lady Rams fall to Amory in slow pitch playoffs

Vardaman slow-pitch softball became the last team to conclude its season last week as it was eliminated from the playoffs by Amory.
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Lady Rams last Calhoun slow pitch team alive in postseason

Two slow-pitch softball seasons in the county came to a close this week as both Bruce and Calhoun City were swept in their round one playoff series.
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Lady Cougars cap off historic season with 4th place finish at state

Calhoun Academy softball fell short of a state title this season, but after advancing to the state tournament in the first year under a young head coach, the Lady Cougars are excited for the future.
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Sports Column – Calhoun becoming softball county

Calhoun County is now a softball county. In the span of just a few months, our county has seen two teams reach the state championship game or the state tournament, a level of success in the sport we’ve never seen in this area. While football fandom definitely drives and has always driven the populous of Calhoun County, fast-pitch softball (and, by extension, slow-pitch) has become a sport that draws large crowds on any given weeknight in our towns.
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Lady Cougars punch their ticket to State Championship tournament

The Calhoun Academy Lady Cougars have punched their ticket to the state championship tournament in Magee, Mississippi.
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Strong week for local slow pitch teams

Public school slow-pitch season is entering its home stretch, and teams in the Calhoun County School District appear to be heating up at the right time.
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Dominant week for Lady Cougars; Lady Trojans collect first; ‘City tops Vardaman

A busy week in the softball world of Calhoun County is behind us, and there were two undefeated weeks, a winless week and a week that was split.
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Academy softball wins; Vardaman tops Bruce

Only five slow-pitch softball games were played by county teams since the last edition of the CCJ, and only Calhoun Academy escaped the slate unscathed by a loss.
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Vardaman Lady Rams get their rings

The Vardaman Lady Ram fastpitch softball team was presented their Class 1A State Championship rings at halftime of the Bruce-Vardaman football game last Friday. The Lady Rams swept Smithville in the 1A State Championship Series last spring at Southern Miss in Hattiesburg.

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