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Northwest selects new Ranger Cheerleaders

By Kevin Maloney, Sports Information Director Nineteen students at Northwest Mississippi Community College have been selected as Ranger cheerleaders for the 2015-16 season, according to cheer coach and sponsor Liesl Mote. Tryouts were held at the McLendon Center on the

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Former Ranger Max Lee Inducted Into MACJC Sports Hall of Fame

by Kevin Maloney, Sports Information Director PEARL – Former Northwest two-sport athlete G. Max Lee was inducted into the Mississippi Community and Junior College Sports Hall of Fame on April 28. The Eighth Annual induction ceremony was held at the

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Northwest Ranger Rodeo set for April 23-25

 The Ranger Rodeo, sponsored by Sycamore Bank, is set for Thursday – Saturday, April 23-25 at the Northwest Mississippi Community College Multipurpose Arena.  The main event will begin at 7:30 each night. Each nightCollegiate cowboys and cowgirls from 15 colleges

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Shelli Benton signs on as next Rodeo Coach

 by Kevin Maloney, Sports Information Director Northwest Community College has tapped Shelli Benton to be its next head rodeo coach. Benton joins the Ranger family after 11 years with Mississippi State University Extension Service in Tate County and takes over

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Three former Ranger athletes inducted into Sports Hall of Fame

  Three former Ranger athletes were named to the Northwest Mississippi Community College Sports Hall of Fame on Sept. 20 during homecoming festivities. Left to right are Ben Evans, who broke records in both football and baseball during the 1976

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Scott Potts Memorial Bull-O-Rama to be held Sept. 13

The Scott Potts Memorial Bull-O-Rama will be held on Saturday, Sept. 13 at the Northwest Mississippi Community College Farm Arena.   This year’s event, sponsored by Sycamore Bank and presented by Landers, will be in memory of Scott Potts, a

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“Meet the Rangers” set for Aug. 21 at Northwest’s Franklin Field

Northwest Mississippi Community College will start its fall sports season off right with the annual “Meet the Rangers” night on Thursday, Aug. 21 at 7 p.m. The football and men’s and women’s soccer teams, cheerleaders, Ranger Marching Band and Rangerettes

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Northwest Sports Information Department Garners National Publication Awards

ORLANDO, Fla. – The Northwest Mississippi Community College Sports Information office was honored by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) with three awards for excellence in publications, it was announced Monday. “This is a huge honor for me

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Sycamore Bank makes generous donation to Ranger football program

For a sixth consecutive year, Sycamore Bank has presented the Northwest Football Foundation with a gracious monetary gift that will be used for the Ranger football program. Chairman and CEO Jay Tindall and director of marketing Ashley Gordon-Smith presented first-year head coach

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Northwest cheerleader tryouts scheduled May 9-10

     Tryouts for the 2014-2015 Northwest Mississippi Community College cheerleading squad are scheduled for May 9-10, according to Liesl Mote, cheer sponsor. Tryouts are open to male and female cheerleaders. Co-ed stunt group and all-girl stunt group positions are available.

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