Sports

Undefeated Humphreys Academy to host NSA Friday night

By BY PAUL PUTNAM FOR THE E-T,

Although every game they play now has huge playoff ramifications, for the North Sunflower Academy Rebels this week’s road trip to Belzoni is perhaps the most challenging contest of the season.
At 7 p.m. this Friday, the 4-2, 2-2 NSA Rebels will take on the undefeated 9-0, 5-0 Humphreys Academy Rebels in a District 1E matchup.

Lady Colonels win first round, will play again today

By BY PAUL PUTNAM FOR THE E-T,

The Division III State Soccer Playoffs have begun and the District 1 champion Indianola Academy Lady Colonels are on the hunt for another state championship.
Following Tuesday’s 5-2 opening game victory over visiting Kirk Academy of Grenada, action continues today when the 10-3 Lady Colonels host Starkville Academy at 3 p.m.