USM's Dorbeck returns to Oline, prompts USM to makes changes


When redshirt sophomore Drake Dorbeck stepped on the field last Saturday at UTSA, it felt like the first game of the season for him.

“I was nervous all week, because that was my first full game to ever play at the college level,” Dorbeck, a Vicksburg native, said. “It was like the first game of the season for me.”

Petal wins overtime thriller


PETAL – Did he get score or didn’t he? That was the lingering question after Petal’s 31-28 overtime win over Brandon Friday.

“I thought our defense came up with a big stop,” Petal head coach Marcus Boyles said. “Just looking at it, I thought he didn’t get in, but I’m probably a little biased.”

PODCAST: Petal head coach Marcus Boyles + plus breakdowns of area games


On this week’s episode of The PineBeltSPORTS Podcast, sports editor Camal Petro sits down with Petal head coach Marcus Boyles. They discuss last week’s win over Oak Grove, Boyles’ team and this week’s matchup with Brandon.

After the break, the other seven contests featuring area teams are analyzed. 


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