The Trojans picked up a pair of home wins over the Green Wave.
Blake Burnett hit the layups when the Columbus High School boys basketball team needed a comeback.
MACON — Na’Kaiyla Lockett held her follow-through for an extra beat as the home crowd roared its approval.
OKOLONA — The Columbus High School girls basketball team picked up a 52-44 win over Shannon on Saturday at the Bobby Ford Shootout in Okolona.
Magee quarterback Chandler Pittman made the Tigers pay for their transgressions.
MACON — Teddy Young wears the memory around his neck on a small silver chain.
Macardi Johnson leading on offense, defense as Noxubee County readies for road contest at North Panola
The Tigers’ only senior wide receiver, Johnson is a big part of an offense that is “clicking” of late. He’s made an impact at cornerback, too.
Bobby and Derrick Shanklin each had rushing scores as the Tigers advanced in the playoffs.
Unlike past years, the Green Wave don’t have a home game to start the postseason.
A 35-7 loss at Clinton last Friday barred the Yellow Jackets from this year’s playoffs.