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Where are they now?

Ryan Moody Sports Editor This week’s featured athlete is Kristen Swords, a former North Pontotoc and current Cumberland University standout in archery. Swords won an individual national championship in 2014 and help lead her team to a team National Championship in 2015. It marked the first time in Cumberland Universities 126 year existence a team […]

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Park and Rec unveil new logos

Ryan Moody Sports Editor The Pontotoc Park and Rec’s new travel select program finalized new logos for both the baseball and softball teams. The travel select base ball team will be called the Havoc and the softball teams will be named the Fusion. The Havoc’s team colors are a mixture of orange, white, and black. […]

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The Chicago Cubs draft Pontotoc’s Delvin Zinn

Ryan Moody Sports Editor Pontotoc High School standout and Mississippi State signee Delvin Zinn was drafted in the 28th round of the Major League Baseball Draft by the Chicago Cubs. Zinn signed in the fall with Mississippi State and he says he will honor his commitment to the Bulldogs but that doesn’t mean he wasn’t […]

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Pontotoc Country Club sets dates for 2 man scramble

The annual 2 man scramble at Pontotoc Country Club is set for July 11 and July 12. The scramble will cost $90 per player or $180 per team. Teams will tee off at 8:30 a.m. or 1:30 p.m. The tournament is open to both members and non members. You can call the pro shop at (662)-489-1962 […]

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Deadline for flag football and cheerleading registration is Friday

The deadline to register for flag football or to become a cheerleader is June 26. The cost to play flag football is $50 and to become a cheerleader is $65. You will need to go to the park and rec office on highway 15 to pick up a registration form. You must provide a copy […]

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Catching up: Legendary coaches of Pontotoc County

  Ryan Moody Sports Editor The Pontotoc Progress is starting a new segment on the former legendary coaches that coached in Pontotoc County. Some of the coaches coached their entire career in Pontotoc County while some coached at other schools as well. These coaches will be the first to tell you that they aren’t legendary […]

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11 players represent Pontotoc County in all-star games

Ryan Moody Sports Editor The Northeast Mississippi Robertson Sportswear Softball All-Star Classic felt more like the Pontotoc County all-star game. There were 11 players from Pontotoc County selected to play in the game. The crowd was amazing at the game. The Pontotoc County showed up in bunches and were in to every pitch. Pontotoc’s coach […]

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Pontotoc’s Park and Rec set to host soccer camp

Pontotoc’s Park and Recreation will host a soccer camp that will run from July 27-July 31. The camp will be ran by the Challenger Sports Organization. The camp is broken down into three separate time slots on each day. Each camper will receive a free ball and tee shirt if they are signed up by […]

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PCC Memorial Day 5 Man Cancelled

Pontotoc Country Club just announced that todays 5 man tournament has been cancelled.

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Pontotoc Warrior Football Camp Announced

The Pontotoc Warriors are hosting a “Black and Gold” football camp on May 28 and May 29. The cost of attending the camp is $50 and that includes lunch each day. The camp is for kids that are entering the first grade through kids entering the sixth grade. The camp will take place in the […]

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Lady Cougars play Mooreville in 3A North Half Finals

South Pontotoc’s softball team host Mooreville Friday night at 6:00 in the North Half Finals. The best of three series shifts to Mooreville on Saturday with game two scheduled to start at 1:00. If game three is necessary it will be played directly following game two. The Lady Cougars are 22-7 on the year, while […]

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Warriors and Cougars tie up for alumni football game

Pontotoc and South Pontotoc are playing an a full contact alumni football game this Saturday at 7:00 in Springville. You can buy tickets for $10 from any participant in the game. If you buy a ticket from an alumni player $5 will be donated to the football programs. Go to the teams Facebook page for more […]

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North Pontotoc Baseball Camp Announced

  Summer Baseball Camp for K- 8th Graders  Date: June 1, 2, 4 (Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday) Time: 8:30-12:00 each day Registration: Monday June 1 –8:00-8:30 a.m. Place: Zane Hale Field – Home of the North Pontotoc Vikings Cost: $45.00 (includes camp t-shirt) Concession stand will be open to purchase drinks and snacks. Fundamentals of […]

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Pontotoc County playoff scores

-Pontotoc’s softball team played two games today. The Lady Warriors beat New Albany in game one, 11-0 and game 2, 9-3. Pontotoc advances to the second round of the playoffs. The Lady Warriors play Friday but the opponent and time are not yet known. -South Pontotoc beat O’Bannon in game one of the series 17-0. […]

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