Ross, Willis have big nights as Bruce beats Vardaman 38-13

Ike Willis hauls in a TD pass.

The Bruce Trojans provided plenty of offensive fireworks during a 38-13 win against Vardaman at Carter Field.

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Calhoun City comes up four yards short against Houston

Brieton Sykes

Calhoun City RB Brieton Sykes was tackled four yards short of the end zone to help the Houston Hilltoppers hold on to a 9-6 win over the Wildcats Friday night.

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Friday night scores


Bruce 38, Vardaman 13
Houston 9, Calhoun City 6
Delta 28, Calhoun Academy 0


Brandon Washington isn’t a talker, just a player in all aspects

Brandon Washington

Brandon Washington is a young man who believes in very little talk, preferring action.

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Odie Armstrong aiming for another title in Arena Bowl 28 this Saturday night

Odie Armstrong

Vardaman native Odie Armstrong will vie for another Arena Football League Championship this Saturday when his San Jose Sabercats meet the Jacksonville Sharks in ArenaBowl XXVIII on ESPN.

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Column: Which Trojan running back will step up?

Joel McNeece

It's often said in the high school football world you see your greatest improvement from week one to two. Teams are still figuring out the kinks of a new season, shaking off the rust of the offseason and getting into football shape.

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Former Trojan Armstrong among top Juco receivers

Donta Armstrong

Donta Armstrong, of Bruce, is among several Northeast Mississippi Community College football players to receive preseason honors from the national governing body of athletics for two-year institutions.
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Column: Vardaman Rams look to turn moral victories into realized results

Ty Allushuski

CUMBERLAND – The scoreboard in the distance read 25:35 until kickoff. A menacing wolverine with gnashed teeth and blood red eyes cast a stare from between the words “East” and “Webster.”

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Calhoun City dominates Coffeeville to open 2015

Jessie Nabors returned the opening kickoff 75 yards for a touchdown to set the tone for the Wildcats.

Jessie Nabors returned the season opening kickoff 75 yards for a touchdown to set the tone for the 2015 Calhoun City Wildcats as they dominated Coffeeville 49-8 Friday night on the road.

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Vardaman overmatched in season opener at East Webster


Vardaman was simply overmatched by Class 2A opponent East Webster. The powerful Wolverines, a 2014 North Half finalist, handed the Rams a lopsided 48-6 defeat.

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