Football

Farm Bureau Chain Crew of the Week

Special thanks and appreciation to our MHSAA partner, Mississippi Farm Bureau Insurance, and its local agents, whose continuous support plays a significant role in allowing the MHSAA to waive membership dues and classic games collections in all sports for the past four years. MHSAA will continue it’s popular “Farm Bureau Chain Crew of the Week” website photos each …

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Veterans Memorial Stadium will host 2020 MHSAA Football Championships

The MHSAA State Football Championships will return to Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium in Jackson in December. The 2020 Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Gridiron Classic is scheduled for Thursday, December 3rd and Friday, December 4th at the historic 60,000-seat venue that hosted MHSAA football finals from 1992 through …

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2020 MHSAA Composite Football Schedule

  Date Time Home Visitor Level 08/28/2020 7:00:00 PM Bay Springs High School Forest High School Varsity 08/28/2020 5:30:00 PM Brookhaven High School Madison Central High School Varsity 08/28/2020 7:00:00 PM Cleveland Central High School Varsity 08/28/2020 7:00:00 PM Leflore County High School Amanda Elzy High School Varsity 08/28/2020 7:00:00 …

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Practice Reminders for the Sport of Football

Official practice for the sport of Football begins Monday, August 17, 2020.    First scrimmage date allowed is August 28, first game is September 4.   Please review the beginning of fall sports season requirements BEFORE PRACTICE BEGINS to minimize risks for student athletes participating in sports and activities: Related: School safety protocols for athlete-coach-spectator …

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A Guide to Heat Acclimatization and Heat Illness Prevention

A Guide to Heat Acclimatization and Heat Illness Prevention Course Objectives: Recognize that Exertional Heatstroke (EHS) is the leading preventable cause of death among athletes. Know the importance of a formal pre-season heat acclimatization plan. Know the importance of having and implementing a specific hydration plan, keeping your athletes well-hydrated, …

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2020 football guidelines for COVID

Football–Covid Guide 2020 Football Season  Note: This is not an exhaustive list and there might be additional steps in each community to help prevent the spread of virus. Even when taking all precautions, there will still be risk of transmitting illnesses. Everyone should stay vigilant about the health of members …

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2020 Football Rules Considerations for COVID

2020 Football Rules Considerations In support of the NFHS Guidance for Opening Up High School Athletics and Activities, the NFHS Football Editorial Committee offers this document for state associations to consider whether any possible rules could be altered for the 2020 football season. The considerations outlined in this document are …

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Porter selected Athletic Trainer of the Week

Mark Porter, a native of Laurel, is a 1997 graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi. Upon receiving his national certification, he worked with the Atlanta Falcons for approximately four years. Porter joined the NMMC Sports Medicine staff in 2001 and provides athletic training services for Shannon High School and …

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Additional Timing Changes on Play Clock Approved in Football Rules

In an effort to eliminate a potential timing advantage gained by the defensive team in high school football, the play clock will be set to 40 seconds – effective with the 2020 season – when an official’s time-out is taken for an injury to a defensive player or a defensive …

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Ripley – Football

Ripley is looking for teams to participate in a football jamboree on May 14, 2020.  For more information, please contact Perry Liles at liles_p@msn.com or 6626477836.

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MHSAA schools win $1,000 prizes in Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi contest

Six MHSAA member schools that played in last weekend’s Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Gridiron Classic state football championships will collect $1,000 prizes from the eighth annual Text to Win contest. The week-long contest matched schools and communities against their football opponents December 6th and December 7th at …

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West Point notches record-tying 11th football championship in Gridiron Classic

West Point won its fourth consecutive Class 5A football championship — and MHSAA record-tying 11th state title — in the final game of the 2019 Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Gridiron Classic at the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg. The Green Wave (15-1) defeated Picayune 38-26 to …

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West Point wins Class 5A championship

    West Point vs Picayune (Dec 07, 2019)   Scoring Summary Team Statistics Individual Statistics Drive Chart Defensive Statistics Play-by-Play   <!File source:C:\TASFB\19MHSAA\REPORTS\GAME.SUM>     <!t-lgx>   Scoring Summary   <!t-lgx> Scoring Summary (Final) 2019 MHSAA State Football Championships West Point vs Picayune (Dec 07, 2019 at Hattiesburg, Miss.) …

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Taylorsville wins 2A football championship

Northside vs Taylorsville (Dec 07, 2019) Scoring Summary Team Statistics Individual Statistics Drive Chart Defensive Statistics Play-by-Play    Scoring Summary Scoring Summary (Final) 2019 MHSAA State Football Championships Northside vs Taylorsville (Dec 07, 2019 at Hattiesburg, Miss.)   Northside (14-1) vs. Taylorsville (15-1) Date: Dec 07, 2019 • Site: Hattiesburg, Miss.  • Stadium: …

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Corinth wins Class 4A football title

Corinth vs Poplarville (Dec 07, 2019) Scoring Summary Team Statistics Individual Statistics Drive Chart Defensive Statistics Play-by-Play    Scoring Summary   Scoring Summary (Final) 2019 MHSAA State Football Championships Corinth vs Poplarville (Dec 07, 2019 at Hattiesburg, Miss.)   Corinth (14-1) vs. Poplarville (9-6) Date: Dec 07, 2019 • Site: Hattiesburg, Miss. …

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