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CCJ hosts annual Sanderson Farms Golf Tournament

CCJ hosts annual Sanderson Farms Golf Tournament

By Avery Andress
November 2, 2016
Filed under Sports

The Sanderson Farms Pro-Am Golf tournament was held Wednesday, October 26 through Sunday, October 30 at the Country Club of Jackson on the Cypress Course. The tournament is an annual stop for the Professional Golfers’ Association (PGA) tour. Friends of Children’s Hospital was the primary beneficiary...

SEC basketball looks to be competitive

SEC basketball looks to be competitive

By Steven Wyatt
November 2, 2016
Filed under Sports

The college basketball season is starting soon. So it’s now time to start looking at some relevant topics before the season tips off. Many different conferences have a contender for the national championship every year. The Southeastern Conference is no exception. The Kentucky Wildcats have dominat...

Prep crushes East Rankin to close out regular season

Prep crushes East Rankin to close out regular season

By Ellis Abdo
October 31, 2016
Filed under Sports

On Friday October 28th, the Jackson Prep football team went to Pelahatchie to face off against the East Rankin Patriots. In the first quarter Prep jumped out to a 14-0 lead on touchdowns from Jerrion Ealy and Maddox Henry. Prep absolutely dominated the second quarter to take a 42-0 lead i...

On the road, Prep beats Magnolia Heights

On the road, Prep beats Magnolia Heights

By Ellis Abdo
October 24, 2016
Filed under Sports

On Friday October 21, the Jackson Prep football team headed to Senatobia to take on the Magnolia Heights Chiefs. Prep started out the game with a bang as Jacob Crawley took a handoff 88 yards for a touchdown. Prep extended the lead to 14-0 when Chance Lovertich threw a 57 yard touchdown to Jerrion Ealy. ...

Prep falls to PCS on Homecoming

Prep falls to PCS on Homecoming

By Ellis Abdo and Paul Andress
October 17, 2016
Filed under Features, Sports

On October 14th the Jackson Prep football team took on Presbyterian Christian School in Prep's homecoming game. The first quarter started with a bang as PCS had a 76 yard touchdown run on the first play of the game. Prep quickly responded when Chance Lovertich threw a 14 yard touchdown pass to ...

Softball team wins championship

Softball team wins championship

By Madeline Claire Hughes
October 11, 2016
Filed under Sports

The Jackson Prep softball team won the MAIS AAAA overall fast pitch softball championship on Saturday, October 8. Coach Cory Caton, who is the softball team’s head coach, has been coaching at Prep for thirteen years and has brought in a new assistant coach this year, Coach Meredith Owen, ...

Girls’ soccer team finishes 2nd overall

Girls’ soccer team finishes 2nd overall

By Henley Johnson, Will Fletcher, and Sarah Avery Huffman
October 11, 2016
Filed under Sports

  This year’s girls soccer teams are coached by head coach Jon Marcus Duncan and assistant coach Jay Lyles. There were twenty-two players on the girls varsity team and twenty-one players on the girls junior varsity team. The team practiced multiple times a week, along with a coup...

Prep defeats Parklane in a shootout

Prep defeats Parklane in a shootout

By Ellis Abdo
October 11, 2016
Filed under Sports

On Friday October 7th, the Jackson Prep football team went down to McComb to face off against the Parklane Pioneers. The first quarter was a good one for Prep as they jumped out to a 20-7 lead. The second quarter was a dogfight with Prep taking a 27-17 lead entering the second half. Prep ext...

Prep rolls to 28th straight victory

Prep rolls to 28th straight victory

By Ellis Abdo and RJ Green
October 3, 2016
Filed under Sports

On Friday September 30th, the Jackson Prep football took on their archrivals the Jackson Academy Raiders, defeating them soundly 28-0. The first quarter was a back-and-forth quarter until Tate Fowler shifted the momentum when he intercepted a Raider pass. On the next play Jerrion Ealy took a handoff...

Prep Continues Record Winning Streak

Prep Continues Record Winning Streak

By Ellis Abdo
September 26, 2016
Filed under Sports

On Friday September 23rd, the Jackson Prep football team traveled to Meridian to face off against the Lamar Raiders. The team got off to a good start in the first quarter as Blitz 16 Player of the Week Jacob Crawley ran for two touchdowns. The second quarter was dominated by Prep and the Patri...

Swim Team Makes it 43 in a Row

Swim Team Makes it 43 in a Row

By Preston Dubberly and Stewart McCullough
September 21, 2016
Filed under Sports

On September 21, 2016, the “Aqua Pats” continued their 43rd consecutive winning streak at the MAIS state swim meet.   The day started off pretty early for most of the students with warmups beginning at 7:15 in the morning at the Lakeland Courthouse.  Luckily, the school provided tents and s...

Prep Defeats Rival MRA

Prep Defeats Rival MRA

By RJ Green and Ellis Abdo
September 19, 2016
Filed under Sports

On Friday, September 16th, the Jackson Prep football team faced off against Madison-Ridgeland Academy. The showdown was the SES and the Blitz 16 game of the week. The first half was close, as Prep went into halftime with a 14-7 lead. The third quarter was the Jacob Crawley Show, as the junior...

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