Special to the Chickasaw Journal LARGE SCHOOLS 1. Tupelo (10-0) beat Horn Lake 39-19. Friday: at Olive Branch 2. West Point (9-1) beat New Hope 34-20. Friday: at Lewisburg 3. Amory (9-2) beat Corinth 38-31. Friday: Home vs. New Albany (4A playoffs) 4. Houston (8-3) lost to Noxubee County 41-7. Friday: at Cleveland (4A playoffs) 5. Pontotoc (10-1) beat […]
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SHANNON – A season ago, the Pontotoc Warriors were at home for the playoffs, with their helmets gathering dust. Next week, the Warriors will be at home for a playoff game. Capping a marvelous regular season, Pontotoc was cool, and executed its way to a 55-14 victory over Division 1-4A foe Shannon on Friday. The […]
LARGE SCHOOLS 1. Tupelo (10-0) 6A: beat Horn Lake 39-19; Friday: at Olive Branch. 2. West Point (9-1) 5A: beat New Hope 34-20; Friday: at Lewisburg. 3. Amory (9-2) 4A: beat Corinth 38-31; Friday: host New Albany 4A playoffs. 4. Pontotoc (10-1) 4A: beat Shannon 55-14; Friday: host Ripley 4A playoffs. 5. Houston (8-3) 4A: […]
Daily Journal The regular season ends tonight for MHSAA football teams in Classes 4A, 3A and 2A. Here’s a look at how the playoff seedings could play out in each of the divisions in the North. CLASS 4A Division 1-4A 1. Amory has clinched the No. 1 seed. 2. If Itawamba AHS beats Tishomingo County […]
By Floyd Ingram Chickasaw Journal HOUSTON – When two good teams meet, it’s a shame someone has to lose, and Friday night is was the Hilltoppers. Houston and Louisville battled it out Oct. 21 with Louisville scoring the last touchdown and taking away a 27-23 victory in a powerful District 4, 4A battle at Topper […]
By Ethan Turner Special to the Chickasaw Journal BIGGERSVILE – As the Houlka Wildcats took the field in Biggersville on Friday night, the Wildcats were looking for a strong performance in their final game of the season. And while the effort and intensity of the Wildcats were apparent, the Wildcats were defeated 38-12. The Wildcats […]
By Blake Morgan Daily Journal The Houston Hilltoppers have played well all season, but picked the wrong time to play their collectively worse game of the season last Friday, a 27-23 loss to Louisville. The Hilltoppers (8-2, 3-1) had chances to win, but ultimately were not disciplined enough to pull the victory out. “We 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. CLASS OVERALL School W-L Pts Prv 1. Tupelo (11) (9-0) 119 2 2. Warren Central (1) (8-1) 98 6 3. Brandon (8-2) 86 3 4. Clinton (8-1) 77 1 (tie) West […]
Special to the Chickasaw Journal SMITHVILLE – The Smithville Seminoles didn’t officially clinch their second straight Division 1-1A football title, but they took a big step on Friday night. Smithville (7-2, 5-0) rode momentum in the second quarter to a 54-30 win over Vardaman (6-4, 4-2). “We’ve had a tough stretch of games lately that’s […]
AREA SCORES Thursday’s Games East Union 42, Potts Camp 0 Kossuth 49, Benton Co. 16 Friday’s Games Alcorn Central 47, New Site 16 Amory 48, Tishomingo Co. 0 Baldwyn 52, Walnut 8 Biggersville 38, Houlka 12 Booneville 34, Belmont 18 Calhoun Academy 38, Strider 20 Calhoun City 44, Eupora 20 Deer Creek School 28, Oak […]
FEATURED GAMES (All kickoffs at 7 p.m.) Tupelo (8-0) at DeSoto Central (6-3) Tupelo: QB Ray Sandroni has completed 31 of 52 passes for 399 yards, 1 TD. … QB Stephon McGlaun (injured) has passed for 609 yards, rushed for 288 yards and accounted for 12 TDs. … RB Jaquerrious Williams has rushed for 679 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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