By Donica Phifer New Albany Gazette SENATOBIA – Nothing went right for New Albany on Friday night. The Bulldogs (3-4, 0-1) dropped their division 2-4A opener to Senatobia (5-1, 1-0) by a 47-0 score. “We didn’t execute on any part of the ball tonight,” New Albany coach Jake Hill said. “Senatobia is an unbelievable team. […]

Staff reports Kossuth junior running back Jaley Adams, who rushed for a state-record 543 yards and eight touchdowns last week against Corinth, saw limited action Friday in the Aggies’ 54-0 shutout of Division 1-3A foe New Site. Adams rushed for 159 yards on five carries and scored three touchdowns on runs of 67, 31 and […]

AREA SCORES Thursday East Union 42, H.W. Byers 6 Friday Aberdeen 39, Mooreville 0 Amory 28, Itawamba AHS 21, 2OT Baldwyn 64, Potts Camp 0 Benton County 26, Belmont 8 Booneville 42, Alcorn Central 0 Calhoun City 28, East Webster 7 Coffeeville 56, Thrasher 0 Coldwater 36, Vardaman 8 Columbus 33, Tupelo 9 Eupora 29, […]

Associated Press ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Troy Tulowitzki doubled and singled in his return to the Toronto lineup after missing three weeks with injuries, and the AL East champion Blue Jays rallied past the Tampa Bay Rays 8-4 Friday night. Tulowitzki went 2 for 5 and scored a run. Edwin Encarnacion and Russell Martin homered […]

By Ralph D. Russo Associated Press UAB football is both nowhere and everywhere this season. The Blazers are on hiatus after the school announced it was shutting down the program in December – after a 6-6 season, its best in a decade – only to reinstate it in June. UAB and coach Bill Clark will […]

By Brandon Speck Daily Journal Until the champ is beaten, the champ is the champ. In Division 4-2A, Calhoun City is the champion – a champion East Webster would love to de-crown. The target on their backs motivates Calhoun City’s Wildcats. “I told them yesterday, ‘We’ve had success, so people are gunning for us,’” Calhoun […]

TUPELO Adam Lindsey had one word to describe the 27-carry, 543-yard rushing performance turned in last Friday by Kossuth’s Jaley Adams. “Unbelievable,” said the former Mantachie star running back, now 34 and an assistant principal at Tupelo High. “I don’t think he ever came off the field. He played defense and special teams. And it […]

TONIGHT’S FEATURED GAMES Calhoun City (3-3) at East Webster (6-0) THE PLAYERS Calhoun City: Sophomore QB Jojo Gray has rushed for 611 yards and 2 TDs on 90 carries. … Brieton Sykes has rushed for 544 yards and 10 TDs on 50 carries. … Jaalen Thomas has rushed for 389 yards and 5 TDs on […]

By Gene Phelps Daily Journal Tupelo’s Daniel Bristow played quarterback in a state championship game as a sophomore, so he knows what success means to younger players. Now a senior, Bristow hopes his young teammates build on their early success in Division 1-6A play. The Golden Wave opened league play last week with a 31-17 […]