The Kosciusko Whippets hosted the Leake Central Gators in basketball action Tuesday night. The girls' game started out with much quick action, but Leake Central slowly pulled away, with a final score of 73-49. The boys' game was much closer and came down to the final seconds, with the Whippets winning 46-43. Join us Tuesday night for our next... Read More.
The lady Whippets sweep West Lauderdale by winning 56-35. In the first half they were ahead 25-16 going strong. And the Lady Whippets continued to increase their score over West Lauderdale and winning the game (56-35). The Whippets had a strong start to their game by finishing the first halve with a score of 35-10. Then continuing to... Read More.
The Kosciusko Whippet football team has announced its All-Academic Team. Members named to the team had a 3.0 GPA throughout the fall 2019 football season. Thirteen members of the team achieved a 4.0 GPA. The overall team GPA was a 3.15. 2019 KHS Football All-Academic Team 4.0 GPA Jeffery Barksdale Kobe Carter Will Carter Jacob Davide Devonte' Ellis Azikwe' Mays Zavier "Bobo"... Read More.
The Kosciusko School District has hired Justin Hunter as its new head football coach. The school board approved the hire during a meeting Monday night. Hunter has spent the past six seasons as offensive coordinator at Pearl High School where he worked under former Kosciusko Head Coach John Perry. "Justin is one of the bright up and coming coaches in... Read More.
Several Whippet football players have been announced as All-Region team performers. Antonio Harmon was named the Region 4-4A Most Valuable defensive back. Whippets named 1st Team Region 4-4A were Jefferey Barksdale, Kenativus Washington, Lucas Price, Damien Foster, and Ethan Dawson. Whippets name 2nd Team Region 4-4A include Kobe Carter, Mike Thomas, Jaquarius Thomas, Zavier "Bobo" Mille, and Will Carter. Whippets that... Read More.
The Holmes Bulldogs hosted the Coahoma Tigers for homecoming Thursday afternoon. The Tigers bit first, but the Bulldogs came back with two, 14-8 at the end of the first quarter. Each got a touchdown in the second. Halftime score, 21-16, Bulldogs. The second half was all Holmes, adding two more touchdowns to make the score 35-16 at the... Read More.
The Holmes Community College Bulldogs traveled to Moorhead to play the Mississippi Delta Community College Trojans Saturday afternoon. Both teams came out strong, each scoring a touchdown. The Bulldogs added another touchdown, and the Trojans got a field goal. First quarter score, 14-10, Bulldogs. In the second quarter, both teams kept up the fireworks, with Holmes scoring... Read More.
Kosciusko Whippets WR Antonio Harmon and RB Damien Foster have been named Autumn Ridge Dental Players of the Game. Harmon received the honor for his performance in the Oct. 4 game against Choctaw Central. He had two touchdowns in that game. One came on a kickoff return and one a sweep. Foster was named player of the game for... Read More.
The Holmes Bulldogs hosted the East Mississippi Community College Lions Thursday night. The Lions scored first, first quarter score, 7-0. The second quarter started with another EMCC touchdown, 14-0. The Bulldogs then turned on the heat and tied the game. East Mississippi scored again making the halftime score, 21-14. Holmes opened the second half with a touchdown, tying... Read More.
The Kosciusko Whippets traveled to Choctaw in Neshoba County to face the Choctaw Central Warriors. Both teams came out blazing with a touchdown on their first drives. First quarter, 7-7. The second quarter brings another trade of touchdowns. The Warriors add a field goal. The Whippets add another touchdown right before halftime. Halftime score, 21-17. The second half... Read More.