James “Booty” Sloan of Tupelo, two-sport athlete at Itawamba Community College from 1959-61, will be inducted into the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges Sports Hall of Fame, Apr. 23, in Pearl.
Clark Mills threw for a career high 427 yards and three touchdowns with one interception while rushing for 30 yards on four carries as Itawamba Community College (4-2, 3-1 MACJC North) defeated No. 18 Holmes Community College (3-3, 1-3 MACJC North) a 37-34 on Thursday.
Numerous former Indians have gone on to continue their Athletic and Academic careers at the next level and this season ICC is well represented once again. Currently, ICC has 37 former Indian standouts on rosters from NAIA to NFL and 1 coaching in the NFL.
Hiram Wadlington and De’Sean Dinkins each rushed for over 100 yards and a touchdown, but Indians could not overcome an early 21-point deficit in a 56-26 loss to No. 1 East Mississippi (3-0, 1-0 MACJC North) on Military Appreciation Night in Fulton.
The Indians came in at No. 14 in the latest National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) rankings released late Wednesday afternoon. The Indians (1-0) moved up from No. 16 in the preseason poll.