Brad and Dalton are back and fully immersed in the spring sports season. But first, they need to put a bow on the basketball state tournament.
Three area teams brought home gold balls (1:21), including Kossuth’s girls. The Lady Aggies staged a furious rally in the fourth quarter to stun Belmont and claim the program’s first state championship.
On the baseball diamond, Tupelo earned a big division win against South Panola on Tuesday thanks to Easton Hood’s walk-off hit (5:57). The sophomore has been tearing it up at the plate since being inserted into the starting lineup. South Pontotoc also picked up an important division win with a late rally against Nettleton (8:55).
Looking ahead, a couple of Friday matchups that stick out are Kossuth at North Pontotoc and New Site at Ingomar (10:43).
Houston’s softball team, the reigning Class 3A state champ, is cruising along behind pitcher Paige Kilgore (11:39). The sophomore hurled a perfect game last week, striking out all 15 batters she faced.
Also on the show, a Shoutout for Houston’s Kevin Diaz (14:03), as well as Athletes of the Week (16:31).