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Vols use big plays to defeat Panthers

October 11, 2014

Big plays were the theme of the night for the Starkville Academy Volunteers, who defeated visiting French Camp Academy 33-6.
"French Camp did a great job and their kids played hard," Volunteers coach Jeff Terrill said. "I am going to be honest, the old ball just bounced our way (Friday night). We were fortunate to get some big plays that I don't know we earned. We just had a favorable bounce."

West Oktibbeha survives against East Oktibbeha

October 11, 2014

CRAWFORD – Permanent bragging rights were on the line Friday night as the East Oktibbeha Titans and the West Oktibbeha Timberwolves met for the final time.
The Timberwolves escaped a late push by the Titans to win 30-28.

Choctaw County wins homecoming

October 11, 2014

ACKERMAN – The Choctaw County Chargers used the momentum of a special teams touchdown early in their game against Choctaw Central to get a 42-6 Class 3A, Region 5 win on homecoming.
Jazay Davis returned a blocked field goal 90 yards for a touchdown in the first quarter and the Chargers were on their way.

Starkville Christian sweeps home action

October 11, 2014

The Starkville Christian School Cougars opened the basketball season Friday night with a sweep over the Meridian Flyers at home.
In the varsity boys game, Starkville Christian defeated Meridian 57-45. Isaac Jameson led the Cougars with 15 points, while Zack Tucker added 12 points.

MSU defense gets another shot at Auburn

October 9, 2014

Mississippi State's defense is looking for some redemption this Saturday.
Last year in Auburn, the Bulldogs allowed the Tigers to march 88 yards and score the game-winning touchdown with 10 seconds left in the game.
That touchdown still stings.

For the last time: Rich history surrounds final meeting between East, West Oktibbeha

October 9, 2014

More than just homecoming festivities surround tonight’s game between East Oktibbeha and West Oktibbeha. 

Jackets look to keep shutout streak going

October 9, 2014

Defensive lineman Lorenzo Dantzler proclaimed that the Starkville Yellowjackets wanted to shut out all division opponents.
They are off to a good start.
After two Class 6A, Region 2 games, Starkville has outscored Columbus and Northwest Rankin 85-0.
The Jackets go for number three tonight when they host the Greenville Hornets. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m.

Panthers bring winning streak into Vols' home

October 9, 2014

What constitutes a win streak?
Is it two games, three games or even four games in a row?
No matter what the definition, the fact that French Camp Academy (4-3, 4-0) comes to Starkville this week on the heels of winning four in a row is impressive.

East Webster travels to face No. 1 Calhoun City

October 9, 2014

MABEN – There is a certain challenge that comes with facing a team ranked No. 1. 
That's what the East Webster Wolverines face this week when they make the trip to play the Calhoun City Wildcats, which are the top team in Class 2A.
The Wolverines (6-1) know the test that awaits against the undefeated Wildcats (7-0).

Jackets make All-Star rosters

October 8, 2014

There are five members of the Starkville High School football team that have made various All-Star game rosters.

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