TUPELO • Tupelo gifted education teacher Dana Maharrey believes there’s a lot to love about her school district’s annual summer camp … particularly the name. “I love the name Camp Opportunity because the kids have the opportunity to uncover a life-long hobby here,” said Maharrey, who served as director of this year’s program. “There is a lot of art and creativity in these summer camps. It's the highest degree of hands-on learning.”
OXFORD – Ole Miss coach Mike Bianco has been named National Coach of the Year by the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper and the American Baseball Coaches Association. Bianco – who has directed the Rebels for 22 seasons – just led Ole Miss to its first national championship in program history with a 4-2 win over Oklahoma on Sunday. He has won 854 games, been to the postseason 18 times, made it to eight super regionals and has led the program to two of its six College World Series appearances.
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