News 25’s Top Five Sports Stories of 2022

With the turn of the calendar less than 48 hours away, we’re taking a look back at some of the biggest sports stories from 2022.

As the 2022 calendar year comes to a close, it’s hard not to reflect on some of the biggest stories from the last 365 days. Of course, the tragic passing of Mike Leach is the biggest story that comes to mind, but we’re going keep this segment more light-hearted and focus on some of the best teams from the Magnolia State, showing out on the biggest stage.

Here’s your top five:

  1. Picayune football wins Back-to-Back 5A State Crowns
  2. Ole Miss Baseball Wins 1st CWS title
  3. PRCC wins 1st NJCAA World Series
  4. USM wins 1st bowl game since 2016
  5. Sea Wolves return to the Coast

Plenty of other state champions across the Coast this year: East Central and Resurrection Catholic baseball, St. Stanislaus and Long Beach boys soccer, OLA volleyball, and West Harrison cheer, just to name a few.

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