After defeating Porter’s Chapel 56-0 last Friday to complete a perfect 10-0 regular season, the St. Joseph Catholic School football team players and coaches now turn their eyes on capturing a third straight state MAIS high school championship.
Leland High School girls basketball head coach Patansy Miller-Hampton lost a number of valuable players to graduation last season — including former Delta Democrat-Times Player of the Year Shomaria Overton — but, as always, the Lady Cubs still have high expectations.
Late in the second half in the Hornets’ 48-18 home loss to Germantown on Thursday, Greenville High School senior Ty’Mitchell McCollough looked out onto the football field and spoke about how he wished he could be helping his teammates.
Washington School’s Owen Hardin and Lawton Poole, the Planters Bank Players of the Week, have the natural talent to be great cross country runners, but it is their hard work that helps them reach the finish line in front.
O’Bannon High School’s Zion Jessie, the Planters Bank Player of the Week, is one of only eight seniors on this year’s Greenwaves team. It is his job to set an example for the players on his young team. Despite the early set backs this season for O’Bannon, Jessie has always worked hard at getting better.