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Four Down Territory: Instant replay helps Briarfield win Class 1A title, and the Saints keep stuffing the run

You’re in Four Down Territory, where each week we break down four notes, nuggets, stats and trends from the weekend that was in Mississippi high ... Read more

1 week ago by Ernest Bowker.

How They Did: Vicksburg’s college and NFL players

A recap of performances by college football and NFL players from the Vicksburg area: • Tulane linebacker Nick Anderson (Vicksburg High) had 11 total tackles, ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Ole Miss cancels first four basketball games because of COVID

OXFORD — Ole Miss’ men’s basketball team will wait a couple of extra weeks to start its season. Ole Miss announced Monday that it has ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Reports.

Sports column: Keeping up with the football TV schedule is a chore

One of my weekly tasks in the sports department is hunting down and typing up the college football and NFL TV schedules for the week. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

Game Plan

Adult basketball Registration for the Vicksburg Parks and Recreation Department’s men’s and women’s adult basketball leagues will begin on Nov. 18 and continue through Dec. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Georgia holds off undermanned Mississippi State

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — After waiting almost 15 months for this moment, JT Daniels took a knee and soaked up the cheers from the socially ... Read more

2 weeks ago by The Associated Press.

UTSA clips Southern Miss

HATTIESBURG (AP) — Southern Miss was a little bit better on Saturday than in many games this season, but it was reminded of the hard ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Basketball roundup: St. Al beats Cathedral on buzzer-beater; Lady Vikes net a win

Carter Magee hit a game-winning 3-pointer with five seconds left Friday night to give St. Aloysius’ boys’ basketball team a 50-49 victory over Catholic school ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Soccer roundup: Vikings, Vicksburg score big wins

Despite missing half of its starting lineup, Warren Central’s boys’ soccer team had little trouble picking up another victory Thursday night. Justin Hasty, Tyler Godshaw, ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Who’s Hot

St. Aloysius basketball player Carter Magee scored 12 points, and hit the game-winning 3-pointer with five seconds left to beat Cathedral 50-49 on Friday night. Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Friday’s MHSAA and MAIS football playoff scores

MHSAA Playoffs Quarterfinals Class 1A Biggersville 32, TCPS 17 Lumberton 34, Stringer 6 Nanih Waiya 36, Baldwyn 3 Simmons 56, Sebastopol 26 Class 2A Calhoun ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Clinton scores late touchdown to beat Warren Central in Class 6A playoffs

CLINTON — Warren Central and Clinton lined up across from each other with just over a minute left, and dug in. Months of work had ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

Briarfield repeats as MAIS Class 1A champ behind Baker’s big day

JACKSON — Tallulah Academy’s plan to win the MAIS Class 1A championship involved controlling the football and keeping Briarfield Academy’s high-powered offense off the field. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

Warren Central, Clinton face one final showdown in playoffs

For 55 years, Warren Central and Clinton have forged a rivalry on the football field. They’ve played in good years and bad, for regular-season championships, ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

Who’s Hot

Vicksburg High soccer player Alysha Murrell scored two goals and assisted on another in a 6-0 win over Raymond on Monday. Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Freshman Lady Vikes pull away in second half to knock off Ridgeland

Warren Central’s freshman girls basketball team improved to 5-2 on the season with a 41-22 win over Ridgeland Thursday. Leading by just one at halftime, ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Madison scores four as Flashes win soccer opener

St. Aloysius’ boys’ soccer team lost quite a few key players from last year’s roster. Fortunately, the lightning-quick goal-scoring machine was not among them. Cooper ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

MHSAA, MAIS football playoff schedule

MHSAA Playoffs All games Friday at 7 p.m. Quarterfinals Class 6A Hernando (7-4) at Oxford (10-0) Warren Central (9-2) at Clinton (9-2) Harrison Central (8-2) ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Trophy Case

Addie Brooks Herring, 8, took this deer while hunting with her brother, Reece, while hunting in the Rawhide Road area recently. • The Vicksburg Post ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Bulldogs have two players picked in NBA draft

Robert Woodard II and Reggie Perry both got to fulfill lifelong dreams by having their name called during the NBA draft on Wednesday. Then, a ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Trojans’ Sullivan trying to finish off long runs

JACKSON — Brothers, especially twins, are supposed to sacrifice for each other. It becomes even more of an ingrained trait when they’re teammates. Tallulah Academy, ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

St. Al basketball splits at Salem

Taylor Chewning and Marrisa Jabour both had big nights for the St. Aloysius Lady Flashes, as each scored in double figures in a 57-26 victory ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Red Carpet Bowl opponents announced for 2021, 2022

One old rivalry will be rekindled, and a more recent one will add a couple of chapters in the 2021 and 2022 Red Carpet Bowl. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

8-Man powers Tallulah, Briarfield square off for MAIS Class 1A crown

For the past five years, the road to success in the Mid-South Association of Independent Schools’ 8-man football division has been U.S. 65 in Northeast ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Ernest Bowker.

Game Plan

JV basketball report Porter’s Chapel 43, Mt. Salus 19 – Taylor Osbourne had 15 points and three assists to lead Porter’s Chapel Academy’s junior varsity ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Who’s Hot

Vicksburg High soccer player Chris Williams scored seven goals in an 8-1 victory over Raymond on Monday. Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

PCA basketball sweeps Mt. Salus

Yakia Burns had her biggest game yet in what is already a big season for Porter’s Chapel Academy, totaling 50 points, 10 rebounds and five ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

Vicksburg High soccer takes two from Raymond

Christopher Williams scored a career-high seven goals Monday night to lead Vicksburg High’s boys’ soccer team to an 8-1 rout of Raymond. Zachary Stokes scored ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Staff Reports.

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