The football state championships were played last weekend, and Northeast Mississippi went 1-for-2.
On this episode, Dalton recaps West Point’s second consecutive Class 5A state title (1:37). Marcus Murphy had a huge game in the 41-15 win over previously unbeaten Hattiesburg. In 6A, Starkville came up just short against Pearl, 21-17 (5:37), but the Yellowjackets will return a load of talent next season.
On the basketball front, Dalton took in Saltillo’s dominating win over Baldwyn on Tuesday (7:34). Also, Brad has updates on Oxford’s boys (9:37), who are off to a 6-0 start, and Wheeler’s boys (11:27), who got a big division-opening win over Biggersville on Tuesday.
Back to the gridiron, Brad and Dalton preview the Daily Journal’s annual All-Area team and give details on how the format has been tweaked (12:34). Dalton also previews the upcoming Bernard Blackwell All-Star Game (15:17), which will feature several area players and coaches.
And finally, we have Athletes of the Week (17:18).