Yazoo City sophomore guard William Grayson was named Most Valuable Player after posting 10 points, 4 assists and 2 rebounds to lead the Indians to a 54-32 victory over Jackson Academy in the Rumble in the South Classic held over the weekend.
Yazoo City native Deondre Burns was recently named the Summit League Men's Basketball Player of the Week. He is a graduate transfer playing his final year of eligibility at Oral Roberts University.
The Lady Panthers of Yazoo County High School brought home another conference win last Friday after defeating the Magee Lady Trojans 65-49.
This improves the Yazoo County Girls' record to 8-11 for the season, and 3-1 in district.
The Benton Academy Lady Raiders brought home a conference win this week after defeating the Porters Chapel Lady Eagles 43-39.
This win lands the Benton girls in the number 4 spot in district.
After cooling off for a while and regrouping over the holiday break, the Manchester Maverick's Soccer team broke even on two recent games.
The Mavericks fell 3-0 to Park Place in what Coach Byron Kelly said was one of the best games his boys have played all season.
After posting wins over a few 6A schools in the non-conference portion of their schedule the Yazoo County Panthers thought they would ride that momentum into a successful start to division play.
The Lady Raiders of Benton Academy are showing improvement on the court after competing in tournaments over the holiday break.
The Benton girls brought home two wins at the Canton Academy tournament after defeating Sharkey-Issaquena and Canton two weeks ago.