Mississippi High School Football - Meridian drops to Starkville
(September 7, 2007: Starkville, MS 39759) In Friday's non-league game, the Starkville Yellowjackets (Starkville, MS) football team knocked off the visiting Meridian Wildcats (Meridian, MS), by a score of 38-17.
The Yellowjackets (2-0) will now prepare for their game against West Point (West Point, MS). The Green Wave come into the non-league game with a 1-1 record. In their last game, West Point toppled Columbus (Columbus, MS), 27-7, in a non-league game.
The Wildcats now sport a 1-1 record. They take the field next when they host Wayne County for a non-league game on Friday, September 14. Meridian will battle a War Eagles team coming off a 39-21 non-league win over Louisville (Louisville, MS). The War Eagles record now stands at 2-0.
First Quarter Summary
Starkville-Shed 4 yard run (Arick Kick)
Meridian-Blanks 1 yard run (PAT Kick)
Second Quarter Summary
Starkville-Shed 9 yard run (Arick kick)
Starkville-Shed 1 yard run (Henderson run)
Third Quarter Summary
Starkville-Arick 26 yard field goal
Fourth Quarter Summary
Meridian-Blanks 5 yard run (Kick failed)
Starkville-Shed 4 yard run (Kick failed)
Meridian-Glover 14 yard pass from Russell (Pass failed)
Starkville-Henderson 4 yard run (Arick kick)