The Kosciusko Lady Whippets moved to 9-1 on the year after a 12-6 thumping of the Starkville Lady Yellowjackets. Lakelyn Fancher got the start and win for the Lady Whippets while the offense banged out 13 hits in the 12-run onslaught against Starkville.
With 14 seconds remaining in regulation, Whippet junior quarterback Clark Dean found Desmond Sandifer running two steps ahead of a Holmes Central defender for the go-ahead score, giving Kosciusko an improbable come-from-behind 19-18 victory over the visiting MHSAA Class 5A Ja
With just a little over a minute left in the contest, the Whippets, who trailed Northeast Lauderdale 28-21, looked poised to tie it up from the Trojan six-yard line. One illegal procedure later on third down, the Whippets found themselves backed up to the 21-yard line.