Sports

Ocean Springs Chain Crew

The MHSAA salutes chain crews who play an important role in high school football in Mississippi. MHSAA Executive Director Don Hinton (center) is pictured here with the chain crew at Ocean Springs (from left) are: Donald Batia, Mike Lingdale, Mark Steer and Toni Genarrelie.

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First Time ‘Coaching Cross Country’ Course Now Available

First Time “Coaching Cross Country” Course Now Available in NFHS Learning Center INDIANAPOLIS, IN (August 29, 2019) — For the first time, cross country coaches now have a learning resource through “Coaching Cross Country,” an online education course available through the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Learning …

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2020 MHSAA Powerlifting Championships

2020 MHSAA Powerlifting Championships DATE:                          April 18, 2020 LOCATION:                 Mississippi Coliseum FORMAT:                    Nine Platforms TIME SCHEDULE:       Friday – TBA 4:30 PM-7:00 PM            Weigh-in for All Classes Saturday – TBA 6:30 AM  Doors Opened 7:30 AM  Rules Meeting 8:15 AM  Session I – Lifting          114 lb. -181 …

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MHSAA, Mississippi Sports Medicine continue long partnership

Representatives of the MHSAA and Mississippi Association of Coaches were on hand August 16th to celebrate the grand opening and ribbon cutting for Mississippi Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center’s newest location at 4506 Lakeland Drive in Flowood. The event also recognized the career of Dr. Walter Shelton, who is retiring …

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Games for the week of 8-18-19

  Date Sport Level Home Away Site Time 08/19/2019 Football 9th Gautier High School Ocean Springs High School Gautier High School 5:00 PM Football 9th Gufport Biloxi High School Gulfport High School 5:00 PM Football 9th Pearl River Central High School Hancock High School Pearl River Central High School 5:30 …

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2019 MHSAA Football Schedule

  Date Sport Level Home Away Site Time 08/22/2019 Football Varsity Bay Springs High School Stringer Attendence Center Bay Springs High School 7:00 PM Football Varsity Clinton High School Pearl High School Clinton High School 7:00 PM Football Varsity Kosciusko High School YAZOO COUNTY Kosciusko High School 7:00 PM Football …

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Games for the week of 8-11-19

  Date Sport Level Home Away Site Time 08/14/2019 Slowpitch Varsity South Delta High School North Side High School South Delta HS 4:30 PM Volleyball JV Terry High School Meridian High School Terry HS 5:00 PM Volleyball Varsity Terry High School Meridian High School Terry HS 6:00 PM 08/15/2019 Football …

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A Guide to Heat Acclimatization and Heat Illness Prevention

A Guide to Heat Acclimatization and Heat Illness Prevention-2   A Guide to Heat Acclimatization and Heat Illness Prevention Course Objectives: Recognize that Exertional Heatstroke (EHS) is the leading preventable cause of death among athletes. Know the importance of a formal pre-season heat acclimatization plan. Know the importance of having …

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2019-20 Volleyball Rules Changes

2-2-2, 2-3j (NEW), 2-4-1e(NEW), 2-4 PENALTIES 3 (NEW), 9-8-1i: When the ball strikes the cables and/or the diagonal poles used to retract ceiling suspended net systems the referee will stop play and determine if the ball was playable. The referee will signal out-of-bounds or replay. Rationale: Establishes the cables and …

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2020 NFHS SOFTBALL RULES CHANGES

2020 NFHS SOFTBALL RULES CHANGES 1-5-1e, 2-4, 2-4-3, 7-4-2 PENALTY NOTE:  Damaged bats are defined. Rationale: Clarifies that a damaged bat is removed from the game without penalty. 6-1-1: Prior to starting the delivery (pitch), the pitcher shall take a position with the pivot foot in contact with the pitcher’s plate. Rationale:  Clarifies that the pivot foot must be in contact with the …

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