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Union is officially looking for a new head baseball coach.
Head coach Dustin Hamrick announced that he was stepping down from Union to be an assistant at West Lauderdale where he will also teach math.
Hamrick said he was grateful for the opportunities that he received at Union.
At one point in her life, Kamryn Rodriguez though she wanted to be a band director.
But everybody kept telling her that she had a lot of potential in tennis, if she would only apply herself.
She took the advice about tennis and it certainly paid off as the Newton County senior signed to play at Jones College last week.
Lake’s baseball season and run through the Class 2A playoffs came to a screeching halt last week.
The Hornets fell two games shy of the Class 2A championship series as they lost two game to Calhoun City, falling 11-1 and 7-1.
The Newton. County Academy Generals came up two games short of playing for the Class AA state championship.
The Generals lost two straight to Brookhaven Academy as the Cougars won 12-3 on Tuesday and 4-3 on Wednesday to sweep the series.
NCA finishes the season with a 17-14 record.
Brookhaven 12, NCA 3
2 Jacks & 1 Jill tournament set for May 18-19
Union Country Club will host a 2 Jacks & 1 Jill Tournament May 18-19.
Fee is $40 per player and includes lunch and mulligans. Tee times are at 1 p.m. on Saturday and 1:30 p.m. on Sunday.
STARKVILLE — After a game 1 win in which Newton County coach Justin Chaney felt his team “stole” a win, the Lady Cougars left no doubt in game 2.
The Lady Cougars scored five runs in the first inning and raced out to an 8-0 lead and went on to take an 8-4 win to give Newton County the Class 4A state championship