Calhoun City senior quarterback Chakel Gates never lacks for motivation when he steps on the football field.
Mississippi State’s Bulldogs are 3-0 and have outscored opponents 99-37. The Ole Miss Rebels, also 3-0, have punished opponents by a whopping 132-31 count.
Calhoun City earned a couple of wins last week over Coffeeville and Charleston in softball action.
Calhoun Academy returns to action this Friday traveling 139 miles to take on North River Christian in Tuscaloosa.
The Bruce Trojans suffered a 32-21 loss at Water Valley Friday night, but the outcome of the game turned out to be less of a story than the controversy within.
It seemed for one half on Friday that Vardaman had found its identity this season.
Calhoun City QB Chakel Gates delivered his best game of the season in leading the uneaten Wildcats to an easy 35-0 win at Pontotoc Friday night.
Calhoun City continued to roll, Vardaman suffered another lopsided defeat and Bruce was involved in lots of controversy in Friday night football action.
Bruce and Water Valley will add another chapter to their rivalry tonight when the two teams meet in Water Valley.