Calvin Banks and Antonio Harmon combined for 25 points last Tuesday as Kosciusko (8-3) returned from the Thanksgiving break with a 63-36 win against J.Z. George. Jaquan Hall added 15 rebounds, and Omarion Cobbins chipped in with four steals.
Starkville defeated Kosciusko 2-0 last Friday in the Whippets’ return to the pitch from the Thanksgiving break. The loss dropped Kosciusko to 4-4 overall on the season. Kosciusko has a six-day break before resuming play on Friday at home against Winona.
Kosciusko girls' soccer team went 3-1 last week to improve to 4-3 on the season.
The Lady Whippets defeated Yazoo County 7-0 on Monday. Lanna Nunley scored four goals, and Molly Steed, Kaleigh Lewis and Lauren Nowell each scored a goal.
Cory Guyton enters his second season at Kosciusko with a better understanding of the program, and his players have a year’s worth of experience with his coaching style. The former Choctaw County head coach is ready to take his new program to the next level.