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Vikings are red hot at the right time

The North Pontotoc baseball team has won six straight and nine out their last 10 games. During the six game streak North has out scored their opponents 80-12. Last week North Pontotoc swept Aberdeen in division play by a combined score of 37-4. A host of Vikings had huge days at the plate. Caleb Todd […]

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Cougars win archery State Championship

The South Pontotoc Archery Team have finished in second place three consecutive years but yesterday they jumped that hurdle and won the 3A State Title. The Cougars won it going away as they finished over 40 points ahead of second place finisher Franklin County. Grab tomorrows Pontotoc Progress to read a full review.

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Funding needed for South Pontotoc tennis facilities

Hunter Fooshee Special to the Progress South Pontotoc tennis coach, Helen Bowen, is on a mission to build a new tennis facility at South Pontotoc Attendance Center. Her wish is for the facility to serve the growing number of students and community members interested in pursuing the sport she has devoted her career towards. “I […]

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Baseball and Softball schedules for this week

Thursday, March 17 Baseball Pontotoc @ Mooreville 10 a.m. Pontotoc @ Saltillo  3 p.m. South Pontotoc home vs Ingomar 3 p.m. Softball Pontotoc home vs East Webster 3 p.m. Friday, March 18 Baseball Pontotoc@ Belmont 5 p.m. North Pontotoc home vs Ingomar Noon South Pontotoc @ Water Valley 3 p.m. Softball North Pontotoc @ West Union […]

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Warrior Powerlifting wins third consecutive North-Half: Campbell sets records

(Rick Campbell)   The defending state champion Pontotoc Powerlifting team will be a load to deal with next month at the state powerlifting meet as they will be sending seven lifters to Jackson to defend their title. Pontotoc’s Rick Campbell, Nick Romano, and Gabe Harmon all won individual North Half Titles last week in Pontotoc. […]

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Lady Warriors outlast Lady Vikings in extra inning thriller

The Lady Warriors beat North Pontotoc 6-5 in a game that took eight innings to decide last Tuesday night at Warrior field. The fans showed up in groves for both sides and they got their money worth as there were five lead changes in the game. North Pontotoc’s Leah Jones led the first inning with […]

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Seniors lead Vikings past Tupelo

North Pontotoc’s head baseball coach Chad Anthony challenged his team to play their best before Saturday’s game versus Tupelo. Minutes before first pitch took place Anthony told his team, “I expect us to play well tonight. Let’s play with great energy and focus. Let’s take it to them early.” North Pontotoc answered the challenge as […]

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Former Warrior Delvin Zinn off to a hot start at ICC

Former Pontotoc Warrior Delvin Zinn is off to a hot start in his freshman campaign at ICC. Through the first 14 games  Zinn is second on the team in batting average .442, second in RBI’s with 15, first in runs scored with 19, and he has only struck out twice. We will be keeping up […]

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Cougars topple Rams with late inning rally

The  South Pontotoc Cougars rallied with four runs in the bottom of the 7th inning to knock off the Vardaman Rams 6-5 on Friday night. Jonathan Weeks drilled a three-run homer to right centerfield to tie the contest at 5 with one out in the final frame. Colton Priest then reached on a single, advancing […]

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Cougars looking to take next step in 2016

South Pontotoc is coming off a 2015 season that saw them earn a playoff berth in the 3A north before falling to state runner-up Belmont in the second round. South Pontotoc head coach Bryan Buckner is counting on an improved offense and playing good defense, a to make a big impact on this years success. […]

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New faces to lead Warriors in 2016

The Pontotoc Warrior’s baseball team is coming off a 2015 campaign where they went 17-7 overall and won the Division 1-4A Championship. That team had seven seniors and four of them moved on to play at the collegiate level. The 2016 Warriors are young by age standards as they roster 13 upperclassmen but they do […]

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Vikings have a chance to be special

The 2015 North Pontotoc Vikings  baseball team didn’t win a championship or earn a playoff berth but it did give several young players to get in between in the lines. This year’s team isn’t old as North Pontotoc only has three seniors on the roster but they do return seven starters from last year team. […]

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Young Lady Vikings are working hard

The 2015 Lady Vikings graduated 7 senior starters from last year’s playoff team. The 2016 Lady Vikings will be a young team that has 16 seventh and eighth graders on the roster compared to just three upperclassmen. Head coach Cee Cee Austin had high praise for her three upperclassmen’s leadership on this year’s team. “We […]

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Lady Cougars look to build off of North Half run

The 2015 South Pontotoc Lady Cougars softball team had a great season that culminated in them playing for the North Half Championship. The Lady Cougars returns several key members off of last year’s team who got invaluable experience from the success they earned in between the lines. The Lady Cougars were able to score a lot […]

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