Jackson Sports News

Jackson Sports News

Follow coverage of your favorite teams in Jackson, MS. Discuss news about high school, college, and pro sports teams and that of their rivals here.

  • Friday | via Vicksburg Post 

    Lady Vikes fumble away opportunities, lose to Murrah

    With a little more than two minutes left Friday night, the Warren Central Lady Vikes were right where they expected to be - if not necessarily where they wanted to be - in the Division 4-6A tournament championship game against Murrah. By the time the clock bled out to all zeroes, however, the Lady Vikes were where they've been for far too long - watching another team celebrate a division title.


  • Tuesday Feb 14 | via Commercial Dispatch 

    New Hope, West Point primed to start district play

    As the close losses mounted in January, New Hope High School boys basketball coach Drew McBrayer never lost confidence in his team. One of the preseason favorites to compete for a Mississippi High School Activities Association Class 5A championship, the Trojans had to fight through a series of tough losses in a difficult schedule.


  • Tuesday Feb 14 | via Vicksburg Post 

    Vikings upset Clinton to reach 4-6A tournament final

    There's a well-worn axiom in high school basketball circles that the postseason offers everyone a fresh start. No matter what has happened in the previous three months, a team that pulls it together at the right time can shock the world.


  • Wednesday Feb 8 | via Vicksburg Post 

    Brandon snaps Gatorsa winning streak

    The Vicksburg Gators dug a hole for themselves Tuesday night against Brandon. And then, every time it seemed like they had some traction and were about to climb out, the ground gave way beneath their feet and they slid right back down into the pit.


Jackson High Schools

Callaway High School (601 Beasley Road)
Forest Hill High School (2607 Raymond Road)
Jim Hill High School (2185 Fortune Street)
Lanier High School (833 W Maple Street)
Murrah High School (1400 Murrah Drive)