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IAHS vs. Corinth Preview: Battle for the 1-4A driver’s seat

    After IAHS’s big 28-14 win at Shannon last week, they find themselves in a fight with the defending 1-4A champion Corinth Warriors for sole possession of the division lead tonight at Indian Stadium. Both the Warriors and the Indians are 2-0 inside division play and the winner of tonight’s contest will definitely gain […]

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Indians take advantage of second half miscues , down Shannon 28-14

SHANNON – IAHS had its fair share of miscues in the opening quarter by not finishing three drives that stalled inside the Shannon 15-yard line, but the Indian defense forced two turnovers early in the second half that led to points and paved the way for a 28-14 key division win. On a wet and […]

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Royally Flushed: Mantachie falls to New Site , 34-6

BY SAM FARRIS Special to the Times MARIETTA – The Mantachie Mustangs were on the road again Friday evening, this time in very muddy, almost swamp-conditions at the bottom of a drop in the Prentiss county hills to face division rival New Site. Unfortunately, a 34-6 victory for the Royals meant the Mustangs didn’t just […]

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McQuarley bludgeons Northeast defense as ICC defeats rival Tigers , 38-19

By Scotty Nichols Sports Writer FULTON – The Northeast Tigers may still be having nightmares about a No. 14 red and white jersey running through, around and over them. ICC running back and Meridian native Richard McQuarley had a phenomenal game to shoulder the Indian offense and help defeat their MACJC North rival Tigers 38-19 […]

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Indians pound Panthers 55-28 in 1-4A opener behind Miller’s 7 touchdowns

FULTON – As Itawamba AHS limped into its bye week after being drilled at Aberdeen on Sept. 19, there were a few issues that definitely needed to be addressed before the Indians entered into division play. Whatever head coach Toby Collums did during that bye week … well, it worked last Friday night against the […]

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Bearcats maul Mustangs

BY SAM FARRIS Special to the Times The Mustangs were back at home Friday night looking to rebound from the previous week’s disheartening loss to Nettleton with a rebound win against their “across the bottom” rival, the Baldwyn Bearcats, but were unsuccessful, falling 45-14. Mantachie had been revitalized in the past couple of weeks by […]

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ICC takes care of turnover-prone Coahoma, 47-14

BY ADAM GORE LetsGoICC.com CLARKSDALE, MS – Itawamba Community College turned five Coahoma Community College turnovers into 31 points and cruised to a 47-14 victory over the Tigers to keep their playoff hopes alive, on Saturday. “We played a total game,” said ICC head coach Sean Cannon. “Anytime you can turn turnovers into points it’s […]

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Tigers corral Mustangs, 48-20

NETTLETON – Last Friday night turned into a forgettable one for Mantachie fans rather quickly, as the Nettleton Tigers defeated the Mustangs 48-20. “It’s tough to come into a place like this and get a win,” Mantachie head coach TJ Seago said after the game. “And it certainly didn’t help that we had two starting […]

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ICC falls victim to EMCC’s path of destruction, 51-0

FULTON – The ICC Indians haven’t exactly gotten off to an ideal start this season Sporting a 1-3 record, week five of the season was the most ruthless for Sean Cannon’s squad so far. The No. 1 nationally ranked East Mississippi Community College Lions came into Fulton last Thursday night and possessed an impressive resume, […]

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Mustangs shake off slow start, thump Alcorn Central at homecoming

MANTACHIE – Despite a slow start against Alcorn Central in last Friday night’s homecoming game, the Mantachie Mustangs cranked it up in the second half to rout the Golden Bears 38-14. Homecoming activities, as they often can, caused a bit of distraction for the Mustangs and a slight loss of focus, according to head coach […]

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Big Aberdeen second half leads to demise of Indians

By BRANDON SPECK Daily Journal ABERDEEN – Itawamba AHS got off to a slow start last season. But the pace picked up quicker then than it is now. Friday’s 57-29 loss at Aberdeen means the Indians are 1-4 heading to a bye week, an important week, as Division 1-4A play begins on Oct. 3 against […]

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ICC hands Northwest first win of the season, 45-31

By ADAM GORE LetsGoICC.com SENATOBIA – ICC looked to build off last week’s win over Holmes Community College when they traveled to Senatobia to take on Northwest Mississippi Community College on Saturday. Instead, the Indians (1-3, 1-1 MACJC North) saw five turnovers help hand the Rangers (1-3, 1-1 MACJC North) their first win of the […]

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ICC’s Gilleylen named Defensive Player of the Week

By ADAM GORE LetsGoICC.com FULTON – ICC sophomore linebacker Devan Gilleylen was named Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges (MACJC) Defensive Player of the Week for his performance in the Indians’ 19-3 win over Holmes Community College. The Shannon native recorded nine tackles (five solo; four assists) with one fumble recovery that was returned […]

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Turnover-plagued Indians’ comeback effort falls just short

    OLIVE BRANCH – The Itawamba AHS Indians hit the road to DeSoto county last Friday night in search of their second win of the season, and also in hopes of shaking the turnover bug, as they took on the Center Hill Mustangs. It would not happen on this night, however, as the Indians […]

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