high school sports

MHSAA to vote on seventh classification

Every other year, the Mississippi High School Activities Association reclassifies its teams based on up-to-date enrollment numbers. But soon enough, there could be a massive shift in who calls who…

WXXV Student Athlete of the Week: Alex Raybourn

Prior to the coronavirus pandemic, News 25 featured a student athlete of the week segment during high school football season. But now, News 25’s Grace Boyles is bringing that concept back to the entire school year each Wednesday. Starting at…

MHSAA votes to proceed with winter sports

Today, the Mississippi High School Activities Association voted to allow winter sports to begin their seasons on schedule. That includes boys and girls basketball and soccer as well as bowling and powerlifting who can start practice as early as October…

A closer look at MHSAA’s June 1st restart

The Mississippi High School Activities Association is on board with the June 1st restart, but it’s not always that simple. The guidelines set forth by Governor Reeves will also be met by those handed down by the MHSAA as soon…

MHSAA to resume June 1st

It’s been more than two months since high school athletics took a backseat to COVID-19. Seasons cut short, senior nights canceled, memories never made, and champions never crowned, but today the first signs of life from the Mississippi High School…

MHSAA to vote on June 1st return on Thursday

According to Brandon Shields of Mississippigridiron.com, the Mississippi High School Activities Association will have an executive committee meeting on Thursday to discuss the potential June 1st restart. If the date is upheld, schools across the Magnolia State will immediately be…

MHSAA still targeting June 1st return

It’s been close to a month since the Mississippi High School Activities Association closed up shop on seven different spring sports. Today, the governing body released its first update since April 15th. For the first time since the start of…

MHSAA cancels all spring sports for 2020 season

When Governor Tate Reeves ordered schools to stay closed throughout the remainder of the spring semester, it forced the hand of the Mississippi High School Activities Association to follow suit. The end result is a lost 2020 season for all…

NCJAA National Signing Day around the Coast

Five athletes put pen to paper this afternoon at St. Martin as a part of NCJAA National Signing Day. Headlining the class are baseball standouts Leif Moore and RJ Fletcher, heading to Pearl River and East Central respectively. Cheerleading also…