Archive - Sep 6, 2012 - Latest Sports
EUPORA â€“ In a game that looked like it was going to be an offensive explosion early, the Eupora defense stepped up and dictated the rest of the contest.
The Eupora Eagles (4-0) beat the West Oktibbeha Timberwolves (2-1) 41-10 Thursday night at Wafford Field.
The Starkville Yellowjackets need to bring another big container to the football field this week.
After bottling up the Tupelo Golden Wave 28-0, the Jackets have visions of doing the same thing defensively tonight against a rival of a different color as the West Point Green Wave invade Starkville. Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m.
The Starkville Academy football team is not where it excepted to be three games into the season.
Tonight the Volunteers (1-2) take on the Leake Academy Rebels (2-1) at home. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m.
The East Oktibbeha football team plays its first division game tonight and it has yet to see a game on its home field this season.
The Titans (1-2) square off against the Sebastopol Bobcats (1-1) on the road at 7:30 p.m.
"I know they've got good athletes," East Oktibbeha head coach Randy Brooks said.
The Starkville High School volleyball team reached its 10th win of the season Thursday night and has been the case in several recent matches, it came in straight sets.
Starkville swept New Hope 25-14, 25-13 and 25-22 at the Beehive.
Even though the Lady Yellowjackets did not drop a set, there were things during the match that coach Lauren Love noticed her team was a little off.