Draine looking to be leader for Golden Eagles next year

Ladavius Draine, the 6’4” Southern Miss shooting guard from Calhoun City, recently wrapped up his best basketball season.
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Former Bruce coach, Nanci Gray, announces retirement as ICC women’s basketball coach

Itawamba Community College women’s basketball coach Nanci Gray announced her retirement from coaching in a press conference at the Davis Event Center last week.
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Marion, Shaw play in annual All Star Game; Honey leads All Region selections

Quavon Marion of Bruce, pictured with his coach Yarnell Marks, and Jayvian Shaw of Calhoun City, both participated in the high school basketball all star game at Mississippi College last weekend.

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Lady Wildcats’ run ends in the 2A state semifinal

The shots just weren’t falling for Calhoun City Tuesday morning at the Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson as they fell 53-50 to West Lincoln in the Class 2A semifinals.
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Lady Wildcats defeat Ingomar to advance to Final Four in Jackson

The Calhoun City Lady Wildcats knocked off the two-time defending state champion Ingomar Lady Falcons 72-69 before a standing-room only crowd Tuesday night to advance to the Final Four at the Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson.
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Lady Rams’ run ends in state quarterfinals

The Vardaman Lady Rams came up just short of a trip to Jackson for the Class 1A Final Four after a 53-44 loss at Leake County Monday night.
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Three Teams – One Fabulous Season

Judging strictly by the numbers, 1968-69 was the most successful basketball season in the history of Calhoun County. Three teams advanced to the state championship, two of them won titles.
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Calhoun City boys advance; Vardaman boys, both Bruce teams eliminated

The Calhoun City Wildcats were the only county team to advance in the high school basketball playoffs Tuesday night. They join the Lady Wildcats and Vardaman Lady Rams as the last three teams alive.

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Lady Rams advance in South 1A playoffs

The Vardaman Lady Rams pulled away in the third period for a 64-45 playoff victory over Coffeeville Monday at VHS.
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‘City wins region tournament title

Calhoun City’s Lady Wildcats pulled to within two wins of a trip to Jackson with a playoff victory over Baldwyn Monday night at CCHS.
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