Category: News & Updates

MSU’s Mangum Becomes First Player to Capture a Second C Spire Ferriss Trophy

Posted on: May 20,2019

JACKSON, Miss., (May 10, 2019) – For the first time in the 16-year history of the C Spire Ferriss Trophy, the award has a two-time winner.  Mississippi State centerfielder, Jake Mangum, who won the award as a freshman in 2016, took home the bronze trophy today, awarded annually\ to the most outstanding college baseball player. […]

Five finalists named for 2019 C Spire Ferriss Trophy

Posted on: May 13,2019

Players from two nationally-ranked teams dominated the list of finalists announced for the 2019 C Spire Ferriss Trophy, which annually honors the top college baseball player in Mississippi. Chosen by Major League Baseball scouts and college baseball coaches in Mississippi, the five finalists include two players each from Mississippi State and Ole Miss and one […]

C Spire Gillom and C Spire Howell Trophies return to Starkville

Posted on: March 11,2019

JACKSON, Miss., (March 11, 2019) – Mississippi State players have won both the C Spire Gillom Trophy which goes to the state’s most outstanding female basketball player and the C Spire Howell Trophy emblematic of the most outstanding male basketball player.  For the men, Quinndary Weatherspoon made it two in a row after capturing the […]

Finalists Announced for the 2019 C Spire Howell and Gillom Trophies

Posted on: March 04,2019

Players from Mississippi State’s men’s and women’s basketball programs received four of the six finalist nominations for the 2019 C Spire Howell and Gillom Trophies, which are awarded annually to the best male and female college basketball players in the Magnolia state. All three of the women’s nominees are from Mississippi State’s No.5 nationally ranked […]

Mississippi State’s Simmons Takes Home the 2018 C Spire Conerly Trophy

Posted on: November 27,2018

Jackson, MS: Jeffery Simmons, a junior defensive tackle, is the winner of the C Spire Conerly Trophy for 2018.  Simmons is the twenty-third winner of the award which has been given each year since 1996.  A pre-season All-American, Simmons has lived up to his hype.  He made a total of 59 tackles on the season […]

2018 C Spire Conerly Nominees Announced

Posted on: November 19,2018

Jackson, MS – The ten nominees for the 23rd annual C Spire Conerly Trophy, which goes to the most outstanding college football player in Mississippi, were announced today. Players are chosen by their respective schools and a combination of votes from the C Spire fan voting and a poll of sports news media representatives who […]