Two former Kosciusko Whippets coaches will serve as honorary captains for this week's homecoming game against Northeast Lauderdale. Ricky Black and Jeff Terrill will be honored as part of the 100th year of Kosciusko Football celebration. A native of Choctaw County, Black played high school football at Ackerman before continuing his career as quarterback for the Holmes Community College... Read More.
Kicks Picks Presented By Byar's Furniture of Philadelphia had some close competition for week 9. One entrant edged out the rest..and that entrant was Michael Donovan of Carthage. Congratulations Michael, you’ve won the weekly prize of a $50 gift certificate presented by Lee's Steakhouse of Sebastopol! Keep playing Kicks Picks each week as the person who selects the most... Read More.
The Whippets traveled to Carthage and challenged the Leake Central Gators at their homecoming Friday night. Jumping off with two quick touchdowns, Kosciusko took the lead in the first quarter. But the Gators showed that they're ready for the fight. First quarter score, 14-14. The second quarter saw both teams score again. Halftime, 21-20, Kosciusko. In the third... Read More.
The Holmes Bulldogs traveled all the way up to Fulton to play the Itawamba Indians Thursday night. The Indians scored once in the first and once in the second quarter. Halftime score, 14-0, Itawamba. The second half continued the same. Holmes gets on the board in the fourth quarter, but the final score is 37-7, Indians. Jordan Milton was... Read More.
Week 8 of Kicks Picks presented by Byars Furniture of Philadelphia is the very first week we have had someone get every single pick CORRECT!! Todd Terrell of Decatur is our Friday Night Food Spot WINNER! Congratulations Mr. Terrell! You have won a $50 gift certificate to Lee’s Steakhouse in Sebastopol. You too could be a winner. Just be sure... Read More.
Still undefeated, the Whippets hosted the Knights of West Lauderdale in Friday night's football action-packed game. With an interception returned for a touchdown, Kosciusko finished the first quarter ahead 7-0. The Knights pull ahead in the second quarter, but another pick six let the Whippets go into halftime with the lead, 14-12. The second half was all West... Read More.
The Holmes Bulldogs traveled to Poplarville to play the Pearl River Wildcats. Both teams came out blazing with each team scoring a touchdown in the first minute of the game. After that, it was all Pearl River. First quarter score 27-7, Wildcats. Pearl River scored again in the second, making the halftime score 34-7. In the second half,... Read More.
A member of the 1949 Kosciusko State Championship football team will be honored at the Kosciusko Whippets football game against West Lauderdale. Horace Williams, a 1950 graduate of Kosciusko High School, will be one of two honorary captains for the game. Williams, 89, is the only living member of the 1949 Kosciusko Whippets football team that went 13-0 and... Read More.
Before the Whippets take the field Friday night, you can hear a preview of the game during the Servpro Coaches Show. This week, Kosciusko Whippet head football coach Casey Orr recaps the win over Choctaw Central and previews the big Region 4-4A showdown with West Lauderdale. The Servpro Coaches Show airs on Breezy... Read More.