Top sports stories

Chieftains not kind to MHS after 27-year postseason hiatus

A successful season for the French Camp football team ended on a low note with a 34-7 loss to Resurrection in the opening round of the MHSAA Class 1A State Playoffs.

The McAdams Bulldogs finished the regular season with a 5-5 overall record and a 4-4 mark in Region 2-1A play after falling to Kennedy 38-12 last Friday night.  Due to key victories earlier in the season, the Bulldogs were awarded a playoff berth and will travel to Okolona for their first MHSAA

The Kosciusko Whippets (3-9) fell to Itawamba (10-2) last Friday night in Class 4A North Playoff action 17-14 and saw the season under first-year head coach Kelly Causey come to an end.

French Camp closed out the regular season with a 56-44 win over Leake County thanks to outstanding performances by junior quarterback Holman Edwards and sophomore running back Kendall Coleman.


Miscues cost Whippets


In a span of six minutes and 13 seconds the Whippets, celebrating their homecoming, went from being up 7-0 to trailing the Forest Bearcats 25-7 after a flurry of costly turnovers.  Kosciusko (3-1) lead the Bearcats (3-1) 7-0 late in the second quarter after J. J.

Making time count


How many times have we looked at our watches  (or iPhones) today to see what time it is?  Did we take into account that with the seconds we waste looking at the time, we could be doing something productive?  No?  I don’t either; what’s up with that?