Nickelback James Washup, a 2017 Clarksdale High School graduate, spent the past two seasons playing for Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College and liked the scheme his coaches ran.
With that in mind, Washup decided to sign with Henderson State University in Arkadelphia, Ark., at CHS the morning of Wednesday, Dec. 19.
The Coahoma County boys basketball team picked up right where it left off in district play at the end of last season as it looks to win its third consecutive Class 2A state championship.
The Red Panthers opened district competition with a 74-28 home victory against Leland on Friday night.
Lee Academy’s Clegg brings unselfish attitude to MAIS All-Star Game, helps team win
Hayes Clegg played many new positions for the first time in his football career as a senior at Lee Academy and that earned him a spot in the MAIS All-Star Game at Jackson Prep last Friday.
Clarksdale High School will be looking to bounce back from a 21-14 overtime loss at Greenwood last week when the playoffs open on Friday night, Nov. 2.
The Wildcats (6-4, 3-1) could have won Region 3 in Class 4A with a victory against Greenwood and had a 14-7 advantage going into the fourth quarter, but could not hang on in overtime.
Coahoma County is in the state Class 2A playoffs for the first time in two seasons with a 20-14 victory against West Tallahatchie on Thursday night, Oct. 25
The Red Panthers (3-8, 3-3) are currently riding a two-game winning streak with victories against West Bolivar and West Tallahatchie.
GREENWOOD — “One Yard Short.”
That was what the play became known as when the Tennessee Titans fell one yard shy of the end zone and from tying the game against the St. Louis Rams in the final seconds of Super Bowl XXXIV.
After a day full of rain and a muddy and slippery playing football surface at Crumpton Field Thursday night, Coahoma County and West Tallahatchie had 10 combined lost fumbles.
Coahoma Early College High School was plagued with injuries throughout division play and was winless in Region 2-3A action going into the final regular-season game at Independence Thursday night, but still had an opportunity to make the playoffs with a 7-point win and some help.