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Northview Dance Team Honored, Coach Stepping Down
Member of the Northview High School Dance Team were honored Thursday as the team said goodbye to a longtime coach. Heather Leonard, who founded the team in 2011, announced that after six seasons she is stepping down as team coach. Leonard will continue to offer private dance lessons in Byrneville and coach a private competition [...]
Northview’s Ward, Robinson Named To All-State Teams
Northview High School’s Luke Ward and Neikel Robinson were selected to the 2016 AP Class 1A All-State Teams.
Ward, a senior, was selected as a 1st-team Utility player after throwing for 1,121 yards, rushing for 1,117 yards and accounting for 27 total touchdowns.
Robinson, a junior, was selected as a 2nd-team WR after having 48 catches [...]
Jay’s Herring Signs With Mississippi Gulf Coast College
Jay High School’s Destiny Herring signed Wednesday to play softball with Mississippi Gulf Coast College in Perkinston, MS. Herring played softball for the Jay varsity team for six years. Submitted photo for NorthEscambia.com, click to enlarge.
Ten NHS Weightlifters Advance To Girls’ Regionals
Ten members of the Northview High School Girls Weightlifting team recently advanced to today’s regional meet…the largest number of Lady Chiefs headed to weightlifting regional in recent memory. Those qualifying fo regional competition include:
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Jay Lady Royals Advance To Regional Weight Meet
Five members of the Jay High School ladies weightlifting team competed last week in Baker and advanced to regionals at Choctaw High School on Wednesday. They are (L-R) Trinity Palmer, sixth in her division; Kara Douglas, sixth in her division; Haven Target, fourth in her division; Haylee Watson, district champion in her division. [...]