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Natchez High School track and field athlete Brandon Green practices his pole vault at the school’s track Wednesday afternoon. Green will compete in the pole vault at the South State meet at Long Beach High School this weekend. (NICOLE HESTER|THE NATCHEZ DEMOCRAT)

ALL HIS VAULT: Natchez pole vaulter prepares for South State

Natchez High School track and field athlete Brandon Green likes the Bulldogs’ chances to foster a large roster at the state championship meet in two ... Read more

Natchez eliminated by Long Beach, 8-2

LONG BEACH — Natchez High School’s baseball season has come to an end. Read more

Natchez High School’s Chazlyn King throws a shot put during a regional meet Friday at Natchez High. King finished third in the event. (Reed DeSalvo | The Natchez Democrat)

Natchez track and field star has banner year

Chazlyn King has been a dominant force in the shot put and discus competitions this season. Yet Friday she had to dig deep achieve a ... Read more

Natchez High School catcher Quincy Henderson receives a high throw to the plate as Long Beach’s Taquoris Newsome slides in safely Friday during an MHSAA 5A playoff game. Long Beach won the game 24-3. (Taylor Denman|The Natchez Democrat)

Long Beach routs Natchez in Game 1 of playoff series

A 23-run second inning for Long Beach High School doomed the Bulldogs in Game 1 of the first round of the MHSAA 5A baseball playoffs ... Read more

Natchez High School’s Shevoké Herrington rounds third base and heads for home plate during a game against Brookhaven High School earlier this season. | Nicole Hester

Natchez High School baseball will face Long Beach in playoff Round 1

Natchez High School baseball had a chance to win its region last week at Brookhaven High School, and now it limps into the South State ... Read more

Green Wave rolls past Bulldogs, 15-3

NATCHEZ — Cathedral High School scored six runs in the second inning and six more in the sixth en route to cruising past Natchez High ... Read more

Natchez High School’s Travez Lyles celebrates scoring a run during a game played earlier this season. (Nicole Hester/The Natchez Democrat)

Natchez baseball coach, team pleased with progress

NATCHEZ — Dan Smith can’t recall the last time Natchez High School secured a baseball regional title. Read more

Natchez High drops Region 3-5A rubber match to Brookhaven

Natchez High School was one game short of a region title, but Brookhaven High School slammed that door shut. Brookhaven clinched the Region 3-5A title ... Read more

Skylar Morgan signs basketball scholarship with Alcorn State

Skylar Morgan ran through a human tunnel of Alcorn State alumni inside the auditorium of Natchez High School Wednesday morning as students chopped to the ... Read more

Natchez High School’s Christopher Crockett relays a baton to teammate Elijah Boyd Thursday. | TAYLOR DENMAN

Natchez girls win track meet, boys suffer close loss

Thirteen boys and 14 girls on the Natchez High School track and field team qualified for regionals at a division meet Wednesday at Natchez High. Read more

Natchez High School’s Taylor Fry races to catch a fly ball during Friday’s game against Brookhaven High School. Fry serves as a senior leader for the Natchez softball team and plans to attend Jackson State University in the fall.  (Nicole Hester/Natchez Democrat)

Natchez High senior provides strong leadership for teammates

NATCHEZ — Things haven’t gone quite as planned this season for the Natchez High School softball team. Read more

Natchez High School shortstop Jatavis Melton tags out Terry High School’s Kevin Wansley as he slides into second base Saturday at Chester Willis Field in Natchez. (Nicole Hester/The Natchez Demcorat)

Natchez loses final tune-up before region title game, 16-4

NATCHEZ — Natchez High School baseball head coach Dan Smith knew, in order to beat Terry High School Saturday, his pitchers would have to throw ... Read more

Natchez High School’s Deja Hudson sprints to first base Friday during a softball game against Brookhaven. Hudson was out on the play. (Nicole Hester/The Natchez Democrat)

Natchez falls at home to Brookhaven

NATCHEZ — The first time Natchez High School played Brookhaven High School they lost 18-1. Read more

Two NHS standouts sign with Hinds CC

NATCHEZ — Ernesha Chatman and Zyaire Ewing planned on playing basketball at the same college since they were ninth graders on Natchez High School’s girl’s ... Read more

Natchez tops Franklin County in tennis, 7-0

MEADVILLE — The Natchez High School tennis squad received strong efforts throughout its lineup Thursday as it topped Franklin County High School, 7-0. Read more

Cathedral’s Paige Foster, right, and Natalie Fletcher celebrate a point during their match Friday. (Taylor Denman/The Natchez Democrat)

Trinity outlasts Cathedral in tennis

Natchez — For the second straight day, Trinity seventh grader Harris Pyron and and eighth grader Taylor Lessley proved to be the difference. A day ... Read more

Cathedral, Natchez earn wins

NATCHEZ — Cathedral High School boys registered a 194 and the Natchez High School girls tallied a 109 to each win its respective golf matches ... Read more

Natchez’s Kateira Noble celebrates with her teammates after scoring during Wednesday’s game. Natchez won the game 18-8.

Natchez softball rallies past Port Gibson, 18-8

Trailing 7-4 and entering the bottom of the third inning, the Natchez High School softball team rallied for nine runs en route to topping Port ... Read more

Cathedral’s Chase Kaiser plays through four playoff holes

Cathedral seventh grader Chase Kaiser fell just short of the first place medal in a local golf tournament at Duncan Park Tuesday. Read more

Natchez baseball beats Wingfield

Natchez High School went back on the road to rout Wingfield High School, 11-3. Read more

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