JA Lady Raider Softball was scheduled to play their second conference game of the season against MRA on Monday, but heavy rains made the playing surface unusable. Unfortunately for JA, the game was moved to Wednesday. Struggling to connect with their bats and having difficulty on defense, JA had one of their least impressive outings […]
[slideshow_deploy id=’8392′] Wednesday’s engineering class began with a safety briefing by student Will Varner about emergency escape routes at JA. Class ended with a discussion about tissue engineering. In between, students’ attention remained on alert as Dr. Jerry Gilbert, Mississippi State University provost and executive vice president, talked about his work and research in prosthetic […]
The JA JV Lady Raider Volleyball team took on 5 different teams in the St. Georges Tournament in Memphis, TN over the weekend. The Lady Raiders went a combined 3-0-2 with wins over Hutchinson, Brighton and host St. Georges all with 2-0 scores. The two ties came against Blackman and Tipton-Rosemark with 1-1 scores. The […]
Today’s Softball game vs MRA has been rescheduled to Wednesday, 8/13 due to field conditions associated with all of the rain. Game times will remain the same, Varsity at 4:30pm, B-Team immediately following.
JA Softball hosted the Lady Patriots of Jackson Prep this evening at Raider Park. 8th graders Ashton Berry and Columbia Holeman put in a combined effort from the pitcher’s circle against the 5th ranked Lady Patriots. They both threw 65% strikes and logged 2 strike outs each, but the experienced Lady Patriot bats were able […]
The Lady Raiders attempted to host Clinton Christian for their second meeting of the 2014 season,but was denied revenge due to the weather on Monday. Tuesday, the Lady Raiders traveled to their first conference game of the 2014 season to compete against 4th ranked Hillcrest Christian School. Facing the best pitcher they’ve seen so far this season, […]
Congratulations to K.C. Lucious for being named to the HS Sports in MS Football Fab 15 Senior List. Also congrats to Davis Simmons for being named to the HS Sports in MS Football Fab 15 Underclassmen List. http://www.hssportsms.com/Fab15.html
This fall, Jackson Academy students will have the opportunity to earn college credit while taking a pre-engineering course on campus. The course, Introduction to Engineering with Chemical Engineering Applications, is being offered through an arrangement with Mississippi State University, Jackson State University, and JA. The college credit earned through this course can be applied to […]