Senatobia will not be a pushover, even if the Warriors have come up more on the losing side of things this fall. That’s one of the messages Water Valley coach Brad Embry has preached to his players as they get ready for the Warriors at Bobby Clark Field this week. (September 19, 2013, Page 7)
A trio of seniors rose to the occasion and performed at a very high level during the Week 4 games. (September 17, 2013, Page 6)
BRUCE — The concession stands may want to stack up on Pepto-Bismol, or at least TUMS and Rolaids, to help calm the nervous stomachs when Water Valley and Bruce meet again.
Friday’s backyard rivalry with the Blue Devils and Trojans played out much the same as the previous two contests between the squads with the game undecided until the final minutes of the fourth quarter. The Blue Devils (4-0 overall) came out of Trojan Field with a 22-16 win, but not without a scare. (September 16, 2013, Page 3B)
SPORTS BLOG: BRUCE — It fit the script once again.
Friday’s backyard rival with Bruce and Water Valley played out much the same as the previous two contests between the squads with the game undecided until the final minute. (more…) (September 14, 2013)
After squaring off against an undefeated team last week, Water Valley will take on another one Friday night in a Bruce squad with which WVHS coach Brad Embry is all too familiar. (September 12, 2013, Page 10)
Defense was the key to victory for Oxford, Lafayette and Water Valley in Week 3. The three schools combined only allowed 18 points in wins over Cleveland East Side, DeSoto Central and Calhoun City, respectively. (September 10, 2013, Page 7)
WATER VALLEY — Calhoun City held a 6-0 lead over Water Valley late in the first half. It looked like the Blue Devils were going to have their first scare of the young season. Then senior quarterback E.J. Bounds and the rest of Water Valley offense woke up, scoring 42 unanswered points for a blowout 42-6 victory over the Wildcats. (September 9, 2013, Page 2B)
BLOG — Calhoun City had a 6-0 lead over Water Valley late in the first half. It looked like Blue Devils were going to have their first scare of the young season. Then, quarterback E.J. Bounds and the rest of Water Valley woke up and scored 42 unanswered points for a 42-6 blowout victory over the Wildcats. (more…) (September 7, 2013)
Two athletic teams that pose all different sort of problems is what Oxford and Water Valley host tonight at home. Lafayette, meanwhile, will have to travel on the road yet again and face a DeSoto Central team filled with strong skill players and a big defensive line. (September 6, 2013, Page 6A)
There is a reason the Calhoun City Wildcats are on Water Valley’s football schedule every year. WVHS coach Brad Embry knows that if he is going to have his team ready for the Region 2-3A schedule, playing a 2A power like Calhoun City will accomplish that goal. (September 5, 2013, Page 9)
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