The Leake Academy Rebels played their final regular season game tonight in Meridian against district foe the Lamar High School Raiders and came away with a 37-14 victory and their 2nd consecutive 5a district 2 championship. The Rebels finish the regular season 9-1 overall and 5-0 in in the district. The Rebels had tonight's game well in hand by halftime, leading 27-7 and added a field goal and touchdown in the second half to seal the victory. Levi Brown... Read More.
The East Central Community College Warriors traveled to Raymond tonight to play the nations number 12 Community College football team the Eagles of Hinds Community College during their homecoming. Very early in the opening quarter the two teams were tied 7-7 but by halftime the Eagles were enjoying a 17 point lead in the game, 24-7. The Eagles continued to dominate in the second half and were up 52-7 before the Warriors scored very late in the final quarter... Read More.
The MAIS number 1 ranked 5A Leake Academy Rebels traveled to Columbus tonight to play the number 2 ranked 5A Patriots of Heritage Academy and came away with a 35-28 victory. The Rebels were up by 1 point at halftime 14-13 but trailed the Patriots by 7 points, 28-21 going into the fourth quarter. The Rebels would score two touchdowns in the final quarter to win the contest by 7 points, 35-28. Rhett Atkinson and Nick Gomillion were named... Read More.