Area Sports

McCann to continue soccer career as a Wildcat at PRCC

GCHS senior soccer standout Tylee McCann made her collegiate decision official last week when she signed her national letter of intent with Pearl River Community College. A starter for the Lady Wildcats since the seventh grade, McCann piled up impressive numbers offensively and drew attention from multiple collegiate programs. Coach Jack Byrd and the PRCC…

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Local soccer players shine in All-Star Game

From Staff Reports Greene County was well-represented this past weekend in the Mississippi Coast High School Soccer All-Star Game as three GCHS players competed against some of South Mississippi’s top players. GCHS senior Tylee McCann and juniors Chloe Strickland and Bradley Snyder were part of the event and reportedly all played well. Strickland was making…

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Three Cats ink with juco programs on National Signing Day

From Staff Reports Three Greene County High School football standouts will be continuing their educations and playing careers this fall in the utlra-competitive Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges. Blake Daughdrill, Noah Mitchell and Hayden West made their decisions official last Wednesday on National Signing Day for collegiate student athletes. Mitchell and West will…

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Wildcats win overtime thriller to advance, Lady Cats set for Thursday matchup

By RUSSELL TURNER Herald Editor Both Greene County High School basketball teams are hoping for a little magic as their post-seasons get underway this week in Poplarville. And, for the GCHS boys, Monday’s matchup against Sumrall in the Region 7-4A Tournament’s first round was just the type of magic they were looking for. Senior Jared Nicholson’s…

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Despite big wins, Cats need help to make playoffs

From Staff Reports The Greene County men’s soccer team is going to need some good fortune to reach the postseason this year after a disapointing loss to Forrest County AHS on Tuesday. The Wildcats traveled to Brooklyn in control of their own destiny. They Wildcats entered the match with a 5-2 record, but with East…

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Mr. 600… Kimble hits big career milestone

Longtime GCHS coach’s 600th win could not have come at better time From Staff Reports Coach Dale Kimble’s storied career on the basketball court reached a new milestone on Friday. And, as if scripted by a Hollywood movie mogul, Kimble’s 600th career win could not have come at a better time or in more dramatic…

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GCHS hoops set for huge matchup with Lawrence County on Friday

Lady Cats win three in a row as GCHS teams hit mid-point in region play Boys back in the hunt with big win over Purvis   From Staff Reports Greene County High School’s basketball teams have key region matchups this Friday at home when Lawrence County comes to town. The Greene County Lady Wildcats have…

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Casey named Offensive Player of the Year for Jones men’s soccer

The Jones College men’s soccer team had the best season in the program’s history this past fall and Greene County’s Justis Casey was a huge part of that success. Casey, a freshman from Leakesville, helped lead coach Brendan Connolly’s team to its first-ever MACJC title and its first-ever NJCAA district playoff appearance. The Bobcats also finished…

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