David Herrington rushed for 218 yards and two touchdowns, and Travis Beam added another rushing score Friday night to help the Magnolia Heights football team beat Heritage Academy 47-13 to clinch the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools Class AAA, District 1, Division II title at C.L. Mitchell Field in Columbus.
STARKVILLE -- At least in the Southeastern Conference, the targeting rule has turned into a he said, he said argument between officials and coaches about what they wanted.
STARKVILLE - There's no coach speak being given to the Starkville High School players this week. This game at Warren Central isn't just like any other game they've played and it does mean more than all of the others.
The Columbus High School football team is nearly out of opportunities.
STARKVILLE -- "Dark horse."
Another week, another must-win situation.
FULTON -- This time, there was no tie to break.
SCOOBA -- Mississippi junior college football fans have lived the past two seasons without one of the state's premier rivalries being played.
STARKVILLE -- Elisabeth Sullivan isn't one of those scorers who keeps up with her goals.
Two days in and Hunter Austin already can tell the difference.
STEENS -- Load up the energy and enthusiasm.
STARKVILLE -- Mississippi State sophomore defensive tackle Quay Evans was arrested Wednesday afternoon after a traffic stop by university police.
STARKVILLE -- As a you college football coach, Dan Mullen could've done a lot worse than to model his career after that of Steve Spurrier.
When the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools created a power point format for selecting its Class AA playoff participants, Oak Hill Academy coach Daniel Merchant felt like his team needed to play a challenging schedule.
STARKVILLE -- Kendrick Market's favorite thing about playing strong safety at Mississippi State is he gets a chance to do what he does best: Lead.
STARKVILLE -- Jamaal Clayborn and Artimas Samuel weren't supposed to be in uniform this season for the Mississippi State football team.
MACON -- The postseason is the favorite time of the year for the Noxubee High School football team.
For the past 15 years or so, the future of slow-pitch softball as a Mississippi High School Activities Association sanctioned sport has been debated.
LAKE CORMORANT -- New Hope High School volleyball coach Laura Lee Holman's worst fears were realized rather quickly Tuesday night.
Starkville Academy football coach Jeff Terrill has been looking for signs his team was ready to compete with the state's premier Mississippi Association of Independent Schools Class AAA members.