LOUISVILLE — Water Valley coach Brad Embry looked at Friday night’s MHSAA Class 3A playoff game with Louisville as an opportunity. Facing the No. 1-ranked team in the class and one of the top-rated teams in all classes, the Blue Devils had no other choice but to embrace the talent of the Wildcats and play as hard as possible. (November 18, 2013, Page 3B)
MARKS — Water Valley secured the No. 2 seed from Region 2-3A Friday night with a 48-14 win over Palmer. (November 4, 2013, Page 1B)
WATER VALLEY — Still seething from its first loss of the season at Charleston the previous week, Water Valley decided to take its frustration out on Holly Springs.
Quarterback E.J. Bounds passed for a pair of touchdowns and ran for two more while T.T. Person ran and caught one each to lead Water Valley to its first Region 2-3A victory of the season with a 56-0 lashing of the Hawks Friday night at Bobby Clark Field. (October 14, 2013, Page 4B)
BLOG — Holly Springs got the first break when the Hawks’ opening kickoff bounced off Water Valley’s front line and was recovered by the Hawks. It was the only thing to go Holly Spring’s way all night. (more…) (October 12, 2013)
WINONA — Water Valley coach Brad Embry admitted he was concerned about his team playing two games in five days.
Behind a 274-yard rushing attack and a gritty defensive performance from the Blue Devils, those concerns were put to rest with a 42-10 win against Winona at Tiger Field on Friday night. (September 30, 2013, Page 3B)
WATER VALLEY — The Blue Devils’ run with the Railroad Trophy stayed on track Friday night thanks to a 56-20 win against county rival Coffeeville at Bobby Clark Field. (September 2, 2013, Page 1B)