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Lady Statesmen Send Falcons into Frenzy

Lady Statesmen Send Falcons into Frenzy

Bugg Davis March 11, 2017

The Lady Statesmen softball team traveled outside Mississippi state lines to take on five different teams in Montevallo, Alabama during the second weekend of February.  In a weekend tournament they called...

Statesmen Sync Second

Statesmen Sync Second

Bugg Davis March 4, 2017

On Feb. 18, the Delta State men’s swim team competed in their final day of the NSISC Championships. After four days of intense competition between many different swim teams, the Statesmen pulled out...

What the Heck is Pickle Ball?

What the Heck is Pickle Ball?

Bugg Davis February 18, 2017

Delta State University offers several athletic activities non-athlete students can participate in throughout each semester. One sport is rather unique in its style and rules known as pickle ball.   The...

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Lady Statesmen Swimmers Split

Bugg Davis February 11, 2017

On Jan., 21 the No. 4 ranked Lady Statesmen hit the pool running (or swimming, if you will), beating West Florida before falling short to Emory University. Since it was the last meet of the regular season...

Gilbert (20) fights inside to score

Lady Statesmen Get Their Revenge

Bugg Davis February 4, 2017

On Jan. 28, the Lady Statesmen basketball squad faced up against the North Alabama Lady Lions, hungry for a rematch. Only a couple of weeks ago, the Lady Statesmen fell short to the Lady Lions in their...

51,736+ Views

51,736+ Views

DSUStatesmen February 3, 2017

Four years ago Delta State Athletics posted a video on their youtube channel, DSUStatesmen, that received 51,736+ views. It was titled 'Sportsmanship on the Diamond.' The caption reads: "In the...

DSU vs North Alabama

Gird Your Lions

Bugg Davis January 26, 2017

On Jan. 12, the Statesmen basketball team faced a home court battle against the North Alabama Lions, defeating them 84-80. The Statesmen won the opening tip and scored six unanswered points at the start...

Lady Statesmen Win against Mississippi Valley State

Lady Statesmen Win against Mississippi Valley State

Bugg Davis October 30, 2016

Lady Statesmen Wrap Up Fall Season with a 17-3 Win over Mississippi Valley State University   The Delta State Women's Softball team is full of great potential. They are getting ready for the...

Intramural Sports Can Be More Than A Hobby

Intramural Sports Can Be More Than A Hobby

Bugg Davis October 15, 2016

With the Delta State fall semester of 2016 underway, student life is booming. Sororities and fraternities, academic clubs and sports teams, and others are hustling and bustling to make their mark on this...

Cross Country Girls’ Determination to Improve

Bugg Davis October 3, 2016

Delta State Women's Cross Country season kicked off on Sept. 3, at Christian Brothers University in Memphis, Tenn., but training began long before then. "It's a tough sport," said Coach Doug Pinkerton,...