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Adair part of FBU Freshman All-American game

New Albany freshman Kalob Adair is one of a select few. The wide receiver has been tapped to participate in the Football University Freshman All-American bowl game on Jan. 7 in San Antonio, Texas as part of the week leading up to the Army All-American Bowl Game where some of the country’s biggest high school […]

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Bulldogs’ Snyder selected to 4A All-State defensive team

Two months after completing his first season as the New Albany Bulldogs punter, Payton Snyder has been awarded one of the biggest honors given to a high school football player. Snyder was named to the Class 4A All-State team, selected for punting duties on the defensive side of the ball. “This is an amazing honor […]

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Friday Night Lights: Deep ball upends Bulldogs

Itawamba opened the second game of the 2016 season with a statement. Senior quarterback Austin King hit receiver Caleb Whittle for a 68 yard touchdown pass on the first snap of the ball, and the Indians went up 7-0 on the Bulldogs en route to a 21-7 win. Both teams racked up over a 100 […]

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Friday Night Lights: Defensive battle goes to Bulldogs

NEW ALBANY – One pass made all the difference. The Bulldogs 7-0 win over Bruce in the season opener came in the first quarter as quarterback Sam McMillin hit senior wide receiver Sam Cagle with a touchdown pass. “It was all we needed,” McMillin said, “It was enough.” Following that score, the two offenses entered into […]

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Friday Night Lights: Bulldogs route Byhalia for first division win

NEW ALBANY – After two weeks of disappointment, the Bulldogs got themselves back on track. New Albany wrapped up their second week of division 2-4A play with a 44-27 win over Byhalia, maintaining a lead over the Indians by their second touchdown of the game. “It was just an overall good job by everyone involved […]

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Sam Cagle goes up to catch a pass from Bulldogs quarterback Sam McMillin during New Albany

Friday Night Lights: Bulldogs fourth quarter performance leads to win

NEW ALBANY – Opportunities presented themselves early for New Albany, who routed the Amory Panthers with a two-touchdown fourth quarter and nabbed their third win of the season in a 34-24 final. The Bulldogs found two turnovers in the first six minutes of the game, taking a 13-0 lead after a fumble by the Panthers […]

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Friday Night Lights: Ground game leads Bulldogs to win over Pontotoc

NEW ALBANY – In their first home game of the 2015 season, the Bulldogs walked away with a win. It was a close one, a 27-24 final, but one a long time coming for New Albany. The last time the Bulldogs defeated Pontotoc was in 2013, when the senior class were sophomores and the juniors […]

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Friday Night Lights: Bulldogs felled by second half against Itawamba

  FULTON – New Albany won the turnover battle on Friday, but a second half filled with miscues, penalties, and stalled offensive play saw the Itawamba Indians take the 45-28 win. Indians senior quarterback Vijay Miller passed for over 250 yards during the game, tossing three touchdown passes and running a fourth while Bulldogs quarterback […]

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Hill named new football coach at New Albany High School

NEW ALBANY – There is a coaching shake up along Highway 30. Former Oxford High School co-defensive coordinator Jake Hill has been named the new football coach for the New Albany Bulldogs after seven year head coach Ron Price announced his resignation in November. Hill grew up in Oxford, coaching the Chargers during two state […]

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Price resigns as New Albany football coach

NEW ALBANY – After seven years as the Bulldogs head coach, Ron Price announced his resignation to the New Albany school board on Thursday. “I’m thankful for the opportunity to have been the head coach….the last seven years have been an honor,” Price said. Price’s resume as he departs the Bulldogs program includes a 44-40 […]

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