INDEPENDENCE — It was a case of one-and-done for Water Valley as both basketball teams lost their opening-round games in the Region 2-3A tournament Tuesday afternoon. The Lady Blue Devils fell to North Panola with the boys team being sent home by host Independence. (February 19, 2014, Page 9)
WATER VALLEY — In a matter of minutes, Water Valley’s boys basketball team went from composed to discombobulated. The result was a nailbiter turned blowout. (February 5, 2014, Page 8)
After hanging 59 points on the scoreboard in their previous game, the Water Valley Blue Devils could not manage to score 20 in a 52-19 loss to the North Panola Cougars in the WVHS gym Friday night in their Division 2-3A opener. (December 23, 2013, Page 6)
WATER VALLEY — A fast start allowed the Water Valley Blue Devils to hold off the Lewisburg Patriots Tuesday night in the WVHS gym. (December 18, 2013, Page 2B)
Water Valley’s boys basketball team is entering this season with a different set of expectations. (December 4, 2013, Page 9)
WATER VALLEY — In the wake of tragedy, it’s the little things that help ease the hearts and minds of those affected. (November 11, 2013, Page 3B)
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)
WATER VALLEY — Monday night’s 45-7 win over Senatobia boiled down to executing the gameplan for the Water Valley Blue Devils. After heavy rains postponed the game at Bobby Clark Field from Friday night, Water Valley needed to set the tone early against the Warriors. (September 24, 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)