Man, it’s Sunday and I’ve got so much energy I felt like blogging. I probably should go outside instead. Oh well.
Here’s a recap of the playoffs. In baseball, here are the NeMiss teams that have advanced to Round 2: In Class 4A, Tishomingo Co.; in 3A, Amory, Houston; in 2A, Baldwyn, Hamilton, East Union; in 1A, West Union, Vardaman, Hickory Flat, Ingomar, Calhoun City, East Webster.
Don’t know where Belmont (vs. Ackerman) or Myrtle (vs. Ray Brooks) stand right now. Didn’t call in. Now for Monday’s games – two if needed:
• Saltillo at Lafayette Co., 5:30 p.m. (LC leads 1-0)
• Pontotoc at Oxford, 4 p.m. (Oxford leads 1-0)
• Hernando at New Albany, 4 p.m. (NA leads 1-0)
• Louisville at North Pontotoc, 5 p.m. (Louisville leads 1-0)
• Nettleton at Mooreville, 4 p.m. (Mooreville leads 1-0)
• Ripley at Humphreys Co., 1:30 p.m. (Ripley leads 1-0)
• Smithville at Biggersville, 5 p.m. (Smithville leads 1-0)
In softball, four NeMiss teams advanced to the North finals, one to the South finals: Nettleton (3A), Hamilton (2A), Vardaman (1A) and Smithville (1A) in the North, East Webster (1A) in the South. They all play again Thursday. In fact, here’s the entire North/South schedule:
Class 5A: South Panola vs. Southaven, Harrison Central vs. Brandon
Class 4A: Pearl vs. Cleveland, Long Beach vs. East Central
Class 3A: Nettleton vs. Senatobia, SE Lauderdale vs. Newton Co.
Class 2A: Hamilton vs. Eupora, Clarkdale vs. Enterprise
Class 1A: Vardaman vs. Smithville, East Webster vs. Bogue Chitto