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Athletics Director Ross Bjork speaks at the freshman athletics convocation. / (Quentin Winstine) BY AUSTIN MILLER akmiller90@gmail.com Expectations have been raised, but the goals remain the same as athletics director Ross Bjork reflects on the 2012-13 athletic year and looks ahead to 2013-14. Last year’s...

Players walk off the field during the game Friday. / (Austin McAfee) BY MATT SIGLER mcsigler@go.olemiss.edu No. 24 Ole Miss will look to get on track tonight...

Members of the tennis team react after learning they will host the NCAA Regionals. / (Austin McAfee) BY AUSTIN MILLER akmiller90@gmail.com For the second...

BY CAMAL PETRO cppetro@go.olemiss.edu I have known for most of my life I would attend Ole Miss, but I didn’t necessarily know I would choose the path of journalism. I’ve always been interested in playing, watching and learning about different sports, so sports journalism was a natural fit for me. Growing up and in high school, I never really thought of myself as a...

DES MOINES – After a showcase sprinting performance in Iowa last week, Ole Miss senior Isiah Young earned the Maury White Award as the Most Outstanding Performer in the men’s college and invitational division during the 104th Drake Relays. The award is voted on by members of the media that covered the Drake Relays. Young repeated as the Drake Relays champion in the...

Madi Osias releases a pitch during Saturday’s game against Texas A&M. / (Thomas Graning) BY ALLISON SLUSHER ajslushe@go.olemiss.edu The Ole Miss...

Christian Helsel tosses the ball to second for an out during Friday’s game against Kentucky. / (Ignacio Murillo)   BY MATT SIGLER mcsigler@go.olemiss.edu Freshman...

BY JAKE THOMPSON jcthomps@go.olemiss.edu Murphy Holloway poses for portrait. / (Austin McAfee) Murphy Holloway is trading his sneakers in for cleats as...

BY JAKE THOMPSON jcthomps@go.olemiss.edu When I came to Ole Miss in the fall of 2010, I had no idea what was awaiting me in the next three years. I decided to become a journalism major with aspirations of a career as a sports writer, which is a tough goal to achieve. Little did I know how close I was to accomplishing that. Towards the end of my first semester, a teacher...

Holt Perdzock reacts during Saturday’s game against Kentucky. / Austin McAfee BY JOHN LUKE MCCORD mccordjohnluke@yahoo.com FRIDAY: NO. 21 OLE MISS...