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Home Cookin’ Capsule

Jackson Preparatory School soccer defeated Madison-Ridgeland Academy 3-2 Feb. 21 for a fifth consecutive MAIS Division I state championship. 

Mississippi College freshman Anna Grace Govero won the NCCAA Indoor Pentathlon National Championship.

The expanded MHSAA state basketball playoffs began Feb. 23 and will conclude March 14 at the Mississippi Coliseum. 

Ole Miss women's basketball upset No. 13 University of Kentucky 67-59 for the Rebels' first win over a Top 15 team since 2009. 

Mississippi State University women's basketball guard Victoria Vivians won SEC Freshman of the Week honors for the fourth time this season. 

Sports Illustrated featured WLBT sports reporter Francesca Weems as one of seven panelists on young women in sports journalism. 

Hinds Community College baseball player Derek Martin threw a no-hitter against Bossier Parish Community College to push the Eagles to 9-0 on the season. 

Jackson State University men's basketball hosts Mississippi Valley State University Feb. 28 at 5:30 p.m.

Millsaps College will host the SAA women's basketball tournament Feb. 27-March 1. The Lady Majors enter as the No. 1 seed at 12-2 in the 
conference.

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