Calhoun Academy basketball teams opened the season Thursday night with a pair of losses at Humphreys Academy.
Calhoun City lost a pair of games at Oxford Tuesday night while the Lady Trojans fell to Holly Springs at home.
When No. 1 ranked Mississippi State plays at No. 4 Alabama Saturday, the Bulldogs will have been undefeated for 364 days.
Calhoun City’s boys’ and girls’ basketball teams and the Bruce Lady Trojans all recorded victories Saturday in the Leonard Holland Classic at the CCHS gym.
The Bruce Trojans defeated number one seed Coahoma AHS 20-14 in Clarksdale Friday night to advance to the second round of the Class 2A playoffs.
Calhoun City trounced visiting H.W. Byers 57-12 in the first round of the Class 2A football playoffs.
Vardaman suffered a 43-21 loss at Falkner last Thursday night to complete a second consecutive winless season for the Rams.
Calhoun City High School will open the basketball season this Saturday by hosting the annual Leonard Holland Girls’ Classic.
Benjy Parker had a ritual on Saturday mornings for eight years while coaching for Troy University. It didn’t matter if the Trojans were playing a home game or an away game later that day, Parker always spent the first part of his morning scouring the Internet to find a score from the previous night for a different bunch of Trojans.
This is written on Sunday morning. I feel fine; my TV remote control batteries are dead.