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Prep tennis looks to serve up a successful 2018 season

Prep tennis looks to serve up a successful 2018 season

By Steven Wyatt

February 19, 2018


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Flowood, MS -- As winter begins to fade and spring starts to take its shape, the Jackson Prep Tennis team has commenced their preparations for another season. They’re coming into the 2018 year with a chip on their shoulder, seeing as they finished 2017 with a great amount of momentum. Last year, the...

Eyes turn to South Korea as Winter Olympics begin

Eyes turn to South Korea as Winter Olympics begin

By Carter Stockett and Ford Lange

February 13, 2018


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The 2018 Winter Olympics are underway. The games, which run February 9-25 are taking place in PyeongChang, South Korea. This is the second time the Olympics has taken place in South Korea, which hosted the summer Olympic Games in 1988. Predictions for the medal count have Germany in 1st, Norway i...

Two patriots ink on NSD ’18

Two patriots ink on NSD ’18

By Steven Wyatt

February 8, 2018


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Flowood, MS -- Jackson Prep’s 2018 National Signing Day came and went, but not before two Patriots signed their National Letter of Intents. Senior S/DB Cooper Carroll (Harding University) and QB Chance Lovertich (Mississippi Gulf Coast CC) finished out their day making two separate college coaching s...

Prep rocks the blues

Prep rocks the blues

By Steven Wyatt

February 5, 2018


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Jackson, MS -- On Saturday, January 27, the 11th Annual Mississippi Blues Marathon took place, and Jackson Preparatory School had no shortage of representation. The day began with very dark skies and rain showers, but the runners didn’t let the weather conditions slow them down, in fact, they embrac...

Young Athletes to Watch: Owen Abney and Elena Zouboukos

Young Athletes to Watch: Owen Abney and Elena Zouboukos

By Emory Maxwell and Alex Gibbs

January 19, 2018


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Owen Abney: When you’re talking about multi-sport young athletes in the Jackson Prep community, one to be looking out for in the future is 8th grader Owen Abney. Owen has participated in a variety of athletic events in his time at Prep. Owen is on the 8th grade basketball team and baseball team...

Football finishes historic season with another championship

Football finishes historic season with another championship

By Steven Wyatt and Stewart McCullough

January 10, 2018


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The 2017 Jackson Prep football team put on a spectacular season. They ended 13-0, capped it off with winning the MAIS AAAA D-1 Championship crown and re-wrote a chapter of Mississippi high school football history. While their 2017 campaign ended with fame, the beginning was not Jackson Prep esque. East...

Prep star Jerrion Ealy commits to Ole Miss for football, baseball

Prep star Jerrion Ealy commits to Ole Miss for football, baseball

By Stewart McCullough and Steven Wyatt

December 17, 2017


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Flowood, MS -- The Jackson Prep Patriots football team had quite the success this season, and much of that success came due to the efforts of their junior four-star running back Jerrion Ealy. In November, Ealy led the Patriots to their sixth straight state title, and Friday he announced that he was ready ...

Patriots make history with title number six

Patriots make history with title number six

By Steven Wyatt

November 20, 2017


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Clinton, MS -- GIVE ‘EM SIX! November 17, 2017, ended up being a day that the Jackson Prep Patriots will remember for a long time. Their 38-3 win over the Parklane Pioneers Friday not only gave them another championship win, but it also gave the Patriots their sixth straight state title. Prep’s ...

Number six is within reach for Prep football

Number six is within reach for Prep football

By Steven Wyatt

November 17, 2017


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Clinton, MS. -- Championship week has officially arrived, and the Jackson Prep Patriots are prepared for their final matchup of the year versus the Parklane Pioneers. The Patriots enter the game as the top team in the playoffs, and they have high expectations going into this game. Prep has won the las...

The SEC may be one to watch in 2017-2018

The SEC may be one to watch in 2017-2018

By Steven Wyatt

November 15, 2017


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Preseason Media Poll Kentucky Florida Texas A&M Alabama Missouri Arkansas Vanderbilt Georgia Auburn Ole Miss South Carolina Mississippi State Tennessee LSU Now that another basketball season is among us, it is now time to begin looking at who’s going to ...

Prep handily dispatches MRA in playoff semifinals

Prep handily dispatches MRA in playoff semifinals

By Bennett O'Quinn

November 13, 2017


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Jackson, MS-- Last Friday, the Patriots of Jackson Prep defeated Madison Ridgeland Academy by a score of 42-7, en route to their seventh consecutive MAIS AAAA championship game appearance. This was a huge win for Prep, as an opportunity to make history awaits in the championship game. The Patriots got off ...

Prep dominates Parklane on senior night 42-14

Prep dominates Parklane on senior night 42-14

By Bennett O'Quinn

October 30, 2017


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Jackson, MS - The Jackson Prep Patriots rolled past the Parklane Academy Pioneers by a score of 42-14 in an exciting conference matchup. On this cold and rainy Friday night, Prep proved their dominance and perfect record against one of the best teams the conference has to offer. The patriots got off...

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