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  • County battle in softball goes to Lady Pirates
    by sheila [AT] jacksoncountytimes [DOT] net (Shelia Mader) on March 20, 2019 at 7:31 pm

    The junior varsity Lady Pirates softball team faced the Lady Bulldogs on Saturday in a tournament at Optimist Park. The Lady Pirates handed Marianna a 5-3 loss.  For Sneads, Jada Coleman reached first on an error with one out to get her team’s offense going. Aurlee Perkins reached on a fielder’s choice that got Coleman going to second. A strikeout ended the top of the first.  Jade Hendrix led off for Marianna with a walk in the bottom of the frame. Hendrix stole her way […]

  • Cottondale baseball picks up first regular season win
    by sheila [AT] jacksoncountytimes [DOT] net (Shelia Mader) on March 20, 2019 at 7:29 pm

    Cottondale traveled to Altha last week to take on the Wildcats in search of their first regular season win and they found just what the doctor ordered. They handed the young Wildcats a 15-3 loss behind the pitching of Avery Burkett and Jude Haser. Burkett got the starting nod on the bump and went five innings, gave up one run on six hits, one walk and fanned seven batters. Haser went the final two innings, gave up two runs on two hits, three walks and struck out five batters.  Cottondale […]

  • Jonah Mercer places sixth and medals at State
    by mary [DOT] jctimes [AT] gmail [DOT] com (Mary Walter) on March 14, 2019 at 7:07 pm

    Jonah Mercer joined an elite group from Marianna High School last Saturday at the State Wrestling Tournament. Mercer was one of three to medal in the Panhandle that extends from the Alabama line to the Leon County line in all 14 weight classes at the tournament. To say Marianna High School was well-represented is an understatement.   Three wrestlers made it out of regionals to advance to state. Senior Jonah Mercer, junior Corey Davis, and junior John Maddox.  All three performed […]

  • Lauren Locke inks a scholarship to Troy University
    by sheila [AT] jacksoncountytimes [DOT] net (Shelia Mader) on March 14, 2019 at 7:05 pm

    Lauren Locke sat on stage before family, friends, teammates and classmates Wednesday, March 6 and made her choice official.  Locke will be attending Troy University as an integral part of their track team in the 2019-20 season. Locke has been a standout runner at Marianna High School throughout her high school years. She not only has stood out as an exceptional athlete, but is just as equally an academic standout, making all As throughout high school. As a result of her high achievements […]

  • Sneads competes in Maclay Track Mini Meet 1
    by sheila [AT] jacksoncountytimes [DOT] net (Shelia Mader) on March 7, 2019 at 2:18 pm

    The Sneads Pirates traveled to Tallahassee to participate in the Maclay Mini Meet 1. Overall the Pirates had a solid day at the track. In the varsity boys 100-meter dash finals, senior Courtavious Garrett finished in first place with a time of 11.52. Spencer Holden came in eighth, finishing in 12.31. Donte Holden placed 21st with a time of 13.20, followed by David Slaughter in 24th with a time of 13.92. In the varsity boys 200-meter dash finals, Donte Holden came in 8th with a time of 25.86. […]

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