The Water Valley Blue Devils football team is in uncharted territory. For the first time since 2007 the Blue Devils have started the season losing two of their first three games. It’s something the team has had a hard time bouncing back from this week at practice. (September 11, 2014, Page 8)
CALHOUN CITY— Water Valley head coach Brad Embry told his team he saw improvement from the previous week’s game against Coffeeville to Friday Night. Those improvements were not enough, though, as the Calhoun City Wildcats (2-1) handed the Blue Devils (1-2) their second straight loss with a 28-7 victory. (September 7, 2014, Page 4B)
CALHOUN CITY— Water Valley coach Brad Embry told his team that he saw improvement from the previous week’s game against Coffeeville to Friday night. Those improvements were not enough, though, as the Calhoun City Wildcats (2-1) handed the Blue Devils (1-2) their second straight loss with a 28-7 victory. (more…) (September 5, 2014)
All three area high school football teams will be trying to get back in the win column tonight after suffering setbacks last week. Two of them will attempt to do it on the road as Oxford makes the trek to Cleveland to take on East Side while Water Valley travels to Calhoun City. Lafayette will stay at home for the third straight week, looking for its first win of the year against DeSoto Central. (September 5, 2014, Page 6)
After suffering their first loss of the season against Coffeeville in the Railroad Rivalry last week, the Water Valley Blue Devils (1-1) are regrouping and turning their focus toward another tough test in the Calhoun City Wildcats (2-0). (September 4, 2014, Page 9)
COFFEEVILLE — For the past four years, the Railroad Trophy has called Water Valley home. After Friday night, it now has a new address as the Coffeeville Pirates defeated the Water Valley Blue Devils 20-14 in the annual rivalry game. (September 1, 2014, Page 7)
A pair of special rivalry games are coming up for two of the three local high school teams, while the third team is looking to get in the win column after a season-opening setback.
The Water Valley Blue Devils are still catching their breath from the the frantic finish of their 36-33 victory over New Albany last week. While doing so, they must turn their attention to the Coffeeville Pirates and the battle for the Railroad Trophy.
WATER VALLEY — Addressing his team after its heart-stopping, season-opening 36-33 victory Friday night, Water Valley coach Brad Embry struggled to find a comparable experience in his coaching career. (August 25, 2014, Page 9)
After a week of jamborees and preseason scrimmages, it’s time for area high school football teams to start playing the games that matter. (August 22, 2014, Page 6A)