High school top performers Sept. 23-29

High school top performers Sept. 23-29


High school top performers Sept. 23-29




KYOSHI AGNEW, Corinth: Carried 15 times for 130 yards and 2 TDs in a 30-28 win over Aberdeen.

ISHMAEL BLACKMON, Cathedral: Caught 14 passes for 161 yards and one TD in a 61-55 win over Stringer.

JAMARCUS BRADLEY, Choctaw Co.: Totaled 433 yards, 4 TDs and three 2-point conversions running and passing in a 49-42 win over Caledonia.

LEDARIUS CARPENTER, Pearl: Ran and passed for 297 yards and 3 TDs in a 48-13 win over Neshoba Central.

RYAN COTHREN, Tri-County: Carried 26 times for 206 yards and 2 TDs in a 21-14 win over Central Hinds.

RAHEEM DAVIS, Morton: Had 4 receptions for 140 yards and 3 TDs and 2 interceptions in a 33-3 win over Florence.

PRESTON DEDEAUX, Picayune: Ran for 192 yards and one TD in a 52-7 win over Gautier.

JAKE EAKER, East Central: Carried 39 times for 173 yards in a 42-21 loss to Stone.

CHRIS HANNEKE, Madison St. Joseph: Was 6-of-11 passing for 218 yards and 2 TDs in a 34-26 win over Union.

WILLIE HARTFIELD, Hattiesburg: Led the Tigers to their first win, 14-10 over Harrison Central, with 5 receptions for 123 yards and one TD.

JAKE HARVILLE, Lewisburg: Carried 12 carries for 146 yards and one TD in a 31-28 overtime win over Center Hill.

JACOLBI HEARD, Okolona: Totaled 261 yards and 2 TDs running and passing in a 24-6 victory over Shannon.

DALTON JAMES, Ripley: Completed 16 of 26 passes for 202 yards and one TD in a 35-7 win over Pontotoc.

XAVIER JONES, Coahoma Co.: Carried 8 times for 168 yards, with a 90-yard TD run, in a 16-0 win over Riverside.

RIP KIRK, So. Panola: Was 20-of-28 passing for 301 yards and 2 TDs in a 42-13 win over Horn Lake.

BRADY LEA, Parklane: Ran 27 times for 225 yards and threw for 3 TDs in a 28-20 win over Oak Forest (La.).

DONTAVIAN LEE, Forrest AHS: Carried 9 times for 182 yards and 2 TDs in a 63-23 win over Mize.

MARCUS LEFLORE, Olive Branch: Ran 17 times for 121 yards and one TD and caught 2 passes for 33 yards in a 49-12 win over Southaven.

ARMANI LINTON, Walnut: Ran 21 times for 146 yards and 2 TDs in a 34-14 victory over Benton County.

TRACE LOVERTICH, Jackson Prep: Had 16 tackles and a sack in a 27-20 overtime win over Bassfield.

DUNCAN MAXWELL, Jackson Aca.: Carried 9 times for 126 yards and 2 TDs in the Raiders 58-0 win over Pillow.

JARRELL McCANN, Northeast Jones: Carried 24 times for 147 yards and one TD in a 42-31 win over North Pike.

NEIL McLAURIN, West Jones: Totaled 196 yards and 3 TDs running and passing in a 35-6 win over Pearl River Central.

JOHN MILAM, Hartfield Aca.: Carried 13 times for 137 yards and 3 TDs in a 38-14 win over Manchester.

JOSH MILLER, West Marion: Ran and passed for 317 yards, 4 TDs and a 2-point conversion in a 31-28 loss to Raleigh.

RASHAD MOORE, D’Iberville: Had 4 receptions for 213 yards and one TD and ran for a score in a 42-14 win over Biloxi.

SAM MOORE, Calhoun Aca.: Carried 5 times for 126 yards, with TD runs of 39 and 42 yards, in a 52-0 win over Strider.

MARK PEGUES, Oxford: Had 13 tackles, a sack and 2 interceptions in a 30-20 win over West Point.

DEVIN PERRY, Velma Jackson: Completed all 3 passes for 147 yards and 3 TDs and ran for a score in a 41-6 win over McClain.

NATHAN ROSEBERRY, Purvis: Ran and passed for 230 yards and 2 TDs in a 48-12 victory over Perry Central.

LAMAR SCOTT, Germantown: Had 8 tackles, a forced fumble and an interception in a 12-7 loss to unbeaten Callaway.

CALEB SHUFELT, MRA: Passed for 144 yards and ran for 82 yards and 2 TDs in a 23-20 win over Magnolia Heights.

JAMARIUS SMITH, Meridian: Was 6-of-9 passing for 142 yards and 2 touchdowns and ran for a TD in a 35-0 win over Jim Hill.

JESSIE STEVENS, Sharkey-Issaquena: Totaled 157 yards and 2 TDs running and receiving in a 54-6 win over Marvell (Tenn.).

KAELIN THOMAS, Center Hill: Carried 25 times for 174 yards and 2 TDs in a 31-28 overtime loss to Lewisburg.

DUKE UPSHAW, Baldwyn: Had 229 all-purpose yards with TD runs of 35 and 40 yards in a 53-18 win over Tishomingo County.

ANDREW WARREN, Ocean Springs: Ran for 215 yards and 2 TDs in a 51-7 victory over Hancock.

MICHAEL WHITLEY, Trinity: Completed 16 of 20 passes for 338 yards and 6 TDs in a 55-0 win over Bowling Green (La.).

JOSEPH WILLIS, Madison Central: Was 19-of-25 passing for 289 yards and 3 TDs in a 44-14 win over Clinton.

DARREN WOODS, Richton: Carried 26 times for 211 yards and 2 TDs in a 20-0 win over Puckett.

XAVIER WOOTEN, Independence: Had 213 all-purpose yards and scored 2 TDs in a 43-12 win over Strayhorn.

Slow-Pitch Softball

Slow-Pitch Softball

HAILEY LUNDERMAN, Neshoba Central: Was 9-for-11 in wins over Ridgeland, West Lauderdale and Meridian with 4 singles, 3 doubles, a triple, a homer, 6 RBIs and 9 runs scored.

BRANDA NORTHRUP, Poplarville: Doubled and homered in a 15-5 win over Forest Hill.

RACHEL POLITE, Forest Hill: Had a home run and a double in a 16-3 victory over Provine.

Girls Soccer

Girls Soccer

BRENNAN STEED, MRA: Scored the only goal in a 1-0 win over Pillow.

Boys Cross Country

Boys Cross Country

CURT KNIGHT, Jackson Aca.: Was the winner of the MRA Invitational at Choctaw Trails with a time of 16:33 for 5K.

Boys Swimming

Boys Swimming

BRYAN SULLIVAN, Jackson Prep: Won the 100-yard individual medley and the 50-yard butterfly at the MAIS state meet.

BRADLEY WELCH, Laurel Chr.: Finished first in the MAIS 50-yard backstroke and 100-yard freestyle.

Girls Swimming

Girls Swimming

CRIS ROBERTS, Tupelo: Won the 100 butterfly and 100 backstroke and swam on 2 winning relay teams at the Tupelo Invitational.



MADISON LADNER, Hancock: Scored 15 points and had 7 kills and 3 aces in a straight-set win over Gulfport.


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