Freshman Garrett Shrader has been named Mississippi State’s starter at quarterback heading into the struggling Bulldogs 2:20 p.m. home contest scheduled for CBS.
Louisville head football coach Tyrone Shorter is expecting hist team’s biggest test left on the schedule this week when the Wildcats travel to face Region 4-4A foe West Lauderdale.
When the cold front from the north entered Patriot Field last Friday night before halftime, not only did the air turn cold, but the Patriots went cold as they lost the important district game to Canton, 22-15. Both teams were battling back and forth with Winston holding an edge on the stats for the first half except for the score.
The Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya closed out their volleyball season with a win over arch-rival Noxapater Monday before last, while the Lady Tigers were set to end their season with a contest against Kosciusko earlier this week.
Grace Christian had a volleyball match scheduled with Starkville last week that was canceled. Coach Jamey Willers filled the void by having her team play one set against parents and three sets against a team of alumnae.
The varsity beat the grads 2-1. “It was a fun night,” she said.
The “Brandon Bowl” took place this past Sunday in Jacksonville, Florida, as the New Orleans Saints edged past the homestanding Jaguars, 13-6. New Orleans Saints veteran linebacker Demario Davis and Jaguars rookie quarterback Gardner Minshew represented Brandon and the state of Mississippi. Both chose to play at out-of-state colleges.
The East Central Lady Warriors qualified for postseason play in their final MACJC North Division soccer match of the season with a 3-1 road win over Northwest in Senatobia on Oct. 15.