On this week’s episode of The PineBeltSPORTS, it’s high school baseball playoff time. Camal and Andrew dive into conversations about each playoff series involving Petal, Purvis, Sumrall, Sacred Heart and Lumberton. Plus, interviews from some of the area’s coaches.
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POPLARVILLE – For the second time this season, Pearl River Community College baseball found itself trailing an MACJC foe on the road Wednesday by a 10-1 margin. And like that first time against Northwest Mississippi, the Wildcats rallied for a 13-10 victory.
HATTIESBURG – A day after Southern Miss used its fourth walk-off of the season to beat the Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns, the Golden Eagles couldn’t find anymore Pete Taylor magic in Game 2 of the two-game midweek series.
So, the question was put to me, via Twitter, just minutes after Arike Ogunboewale's miraculous shot put a dagger right through the hearts of all who bleed Mississippi State's maroon and white.
The question concerned State's senior All American Victoria Vivians and it went like this:
HATTIESBURG – After striking out 13 batters and allowing only two hits over a career-best eight innings versus Rice last Friday evening, Southern Miss junior RHP Nick Sandlin (Evans, Ga.) was named Conference USA Pitcher of the Week as well as a Collegiate Baseball National Player of the Week.
Former Southern Miss running back Ito Smith met with the local media Thursday, March 29 after his Pro Day. He talks about his day, what he’s done since the Senior Day and what’s next as the NFL Draft approaches.
The NFL draft starts on April 26 and ends on April 28.