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STRIDER — Strider Academy varsity football coach Kelvin Newton has finalized the 2017 football schedule with the addition of Tunica Academy on what would have been an open date after the schedule’s release by MAIS.

PEARL — The Charleston High School Lady Tigers’ track team brought home two gold and two silver medals from last week’s Mississippi High School Activities Association State Track Championships.

JACKSON — Seven Strider Academy student-athletes traveled to Jackson to compete in the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools’ state Overall Track Meet, held May 5-6.

The first day, Friday, was for field events and was held on the campus of Jackson Academy.

The Charleston High School girls’ track team finished as the runner-up at the Mississippi High School Activities Association’s North State 3A Track Meet Saturday at Oxford High School.

Eight student athletes from Strider Academy qualified for the North Half Track Meet after the district completion was completed.

Each knew that with a fourth place or higher finish at North Half, they would qualify for the State Meet to be held May 5-6 in Jackson.

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STRIDER — Strider Academy varsity football coach Kelvin Newton has finalized the 2017 football schedule with the addition of Tunica Academy on what would have been an open date after the schedule’s release by MAIS.

Strider makes platform in seven of nine events

JACKSON — Seven Strider Academy student-athletes traveled to Jackson to compete in the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools’ state Overall Track Meet, held May 5-6.

The first day, Friday, was for field events and was held on the campus of Jackson Academy.

CHS girls second in North 3A

The Charleston High School girls’ track team finished as the runner-up at the Mississippi High School Activities Association’s North State 3A Track Meet Saturday at Oxford High School.

Eight Strider track athletes advance to state meet

Eight student athletes from Strider Academy qualified for the North Half Track Meet after the district completion was completed.

Each knew that with a fourth place or higher finish at North Half, they would qualify for the State Meet to be held May 5-6 in Jackson.

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