The reigning national champion Northwest Rangers picked up where they left off in December, rolling to a 40-17 season-opening win over No. 19 Hinds Thursday night at Joe Renfroe Stadium.
It is a little known fact that William Faulkner, the most famous Mississippi bard, once played quarterback for Oxford High School, a tall task for someone who stood 5 feet, 5 inches short.
Calhoun City struggled offensively leading to a 21-7 loss at Houston Friday night.
“I’m proud of them. I’m really proud of them,” Vardaman Coach Larry Gann said of his team immediately following a 31-27 win at Bruce Friday night.
Calhoun Academy dropped to 0-2 on the season after a 32-12 loss at Delta Friday night.
The Itawamba Community College football team will look to build on the successes of the 2015 season in hopes for continued success in the upcoming 2016 season.
The outcome was never in doubt in Calhoun City Friday night as the Wildcats dominated the visiting Coffeeville Pirates 61-0 in the season opener.
The Bruce Trojans came up short in a defensive struggle at New Albany Friday night falling 7-0 to the Class 4A Bulldogs.
The Vardaman offense is searching for an identity that didn't materialize in the first game of the season.