Dante Dowdell, Picayune stun West Point 40-21 to win MHSAA 5A Football Championship

The Maroon Tide rushed for 393 yards and got a late defensive touchdown to put the finishing touches on a 40-21 win to clinch the program’s sixth state championship and first since 2013.

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MHSAA 5A Football Championship preview: Cameron Young, Dante Dowdell set for run-happy showdown

West Point’s 5A North title is its sixth in a row, and puts the Wave back in the title hunt after coming up just short last year.

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MHSAA 5A Football Semifinals Preview: Can West Point slow down Eli Anderson, high-flying Neshoba Central?

We’re down to four teams left in each classification of Mississippi High School football, and we’ve got two of the very best games of the season set for this weekend in Class 5A. 

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Dante Dowdell, Picayune run past Brookhaven to set up showdown with Laurel in 5A South State

Dante Dowdell ran for 168 yards and three touchdowns as Picayune powered past Brookhaven 28-3 Friday night in the second round of the 2021 Mississippi Class 5A playoffs.

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MHSAA 5A Playoffs Quarterfinal Preview: Can anyone stop West Point?

Here’s a look at all four of the Class 5A contests set for Friday night, and what we can expect to see in each of them.

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SBLive Mississippi Football Class Rankings: West Jones tumbles in 5A after upset loss to Hattiesburg

The Mustangs dropped from No. 2 to No. 4, making way for surging Picayune and Neshoba Central to move up in the Class 5A rankings.

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SBLive Mississippi Power 10 (Nov. 1): Ocean Springs stays unbeaten; Picayune, D’Iberville leap into rankings

Previously ranked South Panola and West Jones both lost Friday night, opening the door for D’Iberville (9-1) and Picayune (9-1) to jump into the Power 10.

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SBLive Mississippi Football Power Rankings: Lafayette surges into Class 5A rankings

Brandon made its 6A rankings debut after knocking off Oak Grove, and Lafayette moved into the Class 5A rankings after rattling off its fourth win in a row.

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Top stars, best performances from Week 9 in Mississippi high school football (Oct. 22)

Here’s a look at some of the top high school football performances from across the Magnolia State.

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