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Both Hattiesburg coach Tony Vance and Oak Grove coach Drew Causey had the same answer when asked about stopping the other team’s quarterback.
“You can’t,” both coaches said.
Sumrall 33, Sacred Heart 6
The Sumrall Bobcats are 3-0 for the first time since 2006 after beating the Crusaders Friday night. Sumrall built a 33-0 lead before Sacred Heart got the on the board, and it was led by senior Tyrek Preston at running back with 105 yards on 10 carries.
Every week during the football season, Camal Petro and Andrew Abadie will hop on Facebook Live to preview that week’s games. With Week 3 of high school football this week, and Southern Miss' season-opener, we break down the all eight games from Friday and Saturday night.
On this week’s episode of The PineBeltSPORTS Podcast, Sumrall coach Shannon White joins the show to discuss his team, his opponent this week, playing hooky from work and, believe it or not, chicken salad.
Starting this week, a panel of Associated Press state sports writers and editors, including Camal Petro of PineBeltSPORTS, vote in the Mississippi’s AP High School Poll.
From the outside looking in, the Hattiesburg Tigers have lived up to the hype high school football fans were giving them leading up to the season. Most thought they were the favorite to make it back to the 5A State Championship, and not too many people have changed their minds after the Tigers’ 2-0 start to the season.
With less than three minutes to go in Saturday night’s football game between Laurel and Hattiesburg, a disturbance of some kind sent players and fans scrambling off the field and out of the stands for some 20 minutes before play resumed.