Starkville High School football

Starkville High School quarterback Trey Petty runs away from the Madison Central defensive pressure on Friday night.

The sophomore rushed for three touchdowns and threw for two more as the Yellow Jackets came from behind to defeat the Madison Central Jaguars 35-28 in the first Class 6A, Region 2 game of the season.

“Blessed to see another year,” Petty tweeted earlier in the day.

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