By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – The Hilltoppers made it look fun and easy, but they had to work at it. Houston downed Leake Central 42-14 in a district matchup that saw the Toppers get on top early and keep the pressure on a strong group of visiting Gators. “This was a very physical […]
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Special to the Chickasaw Journal Noxubee County 34, Louisville 26 Noxubee County and Louisville played a bruising game with Noxubee dinged with four turnovers in a key Class 4A, Region 4 game Friday night in Louisville. Noxubee won its 24th-straight region game but it wasn’t until a game-ending interception by the Tigers that the game […]
By Ethan Turner Special to the Chickasaw Journal CUMBERLAND – The Okolona Chieftains almost pulled off a big upset of a district foe as they traveled to East Webster Friday. And although the game stayed tight for three quarters, the Wolverines pulled away late, defeating Okolona 25-6. It was Senior Night for the Wolverine gridders […]
Associated Press Here are Mississippi’s top high school football teams in each class as selected by a panel of Associated Press state sports writers. OVERALL School W-L Pts Prv 1. Clinton (11) (8-0) 110 1 2. Tupelo (8-0) 96 2 3. Brandon (7-2) 79 4 4. West Point (8-1) 72 5 5. St. Stanislaus (7-1) […]
AREA SCORES Friday Aberdeen 18, South Pontotoc 21 FINAL Belmont 35, New Site 12 FINAL Biggersville 38, Thrasher 36 FINAL Booneville at Benton County – ppd. until Saturday (wet field) Bruce 8, Calhoun City 50 FINAL Charleston 45, Holly Springs 0 FINAL Corinth 14, Itawamba AHS 24 FINAL East Union 32, Baldwyn 64 FINAL […]
By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – The Kosciusko Whippets came out in an offensive scheme that surprised Houston in the first half, but then the Hilltoppers settled in and took care of business. Kosciusko (1-6, 0-2) put in a wing-T offense and ran an option in an effort to sneak up on the Hilltoppers […]
Special to the Chickasaw Journal FALKNER – Vardaman quarterback Trae Owen did everything but sell popcorn in the Rams’ Division 1-1A matchup against Falkner on Friday night. The senior led seven scoring drives, accounted for four touchdowns and kicked eight extra points in the Rams 62-26 runaway win over the Eagles. “I thought he had […]
Associated Press Here are Mississippi’s top high school football teams in each class as selected by a panel of Associated Press state sports writers. OVERALL School W-L Pts Prv 1. Clinton (13) (7-0) 148 1 2. Tupelo (2) (7-0) 133 T2 3. Picayune (7-0) 105 4 4. Brandon (6-2) 94 5 5. West Point (7-1) […]
LARGE SCHOOLS 1. Tupelo (7-0) 6A: Beat Southaven 38-7; Friday: host South Panola 2. West Point (6-1) 5A: Beat Center Hill 56-6; Friday: at Lake Cormorant 3. Starkville (5-2) 6A: Beat Greenville 70-0; Friday: at Madison Central 4. Amory (5-2) 4A: Beat Pontotoc 26-18; Friday: hosts Shannon (TIE) 5. Houston (6-1) 4A: Beat Kosciusko; Friday: […]
AREA SCORES Thursday’s Games Fayette Academy, Tenn. 40, TCPS 26 Lafayette 56, Rosa Fort 8 Friday’s Games Aberdeen 48, Hatley 7 Amory 26, Pontotoc 18 Baldwyn 78, H.W. Byers 0 Benton County 54, Alcorn Central 6 Biggersville 34, Coffeeville 22 Booneville 52, New Site 15 Bruce 22, Eupora 20 Calhoun Academy 24, Delta Streets 6 […]
FEATURED GAMES All kickoffs at 7 p.m. Kosciusko (1-5) at Houston (6-1) Kosciusko: QB Clark Dean has passed for 392 yards and 1 TD. … RB Kadarius Banks has rushed for 486 yards. … RB Stephon Harmon has rushed for 250 yards and 3 TDs. … Clint Williams leads the team in tackles with 55. […]
By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal VARDAMAN – Winning Homecoming is always a goal football teams set at the beginning of the year, but a stronger and faster Strayhorn team set goals, too. The Vardaman Rams (5-2) found the going tough against against the Strayhorn Mustangs (4-1) on a night when the Rams crowned a homecoming […]
Special to the Chickasaw Journal CALHOUN CITY – After a slow offensive start, the Calhoun City Wildcats relied on a stellar defensive performance to get a 44-6 victory over the East Webster Wolverines. Coming into Friday night’s game the Wildcats were allowing only 10.1 points per game. More was on the line, though, because this […]
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