Jacob Palmer, Author at The Oxford Eagle

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Water Valley holds off Calhoun City

CALHOUN CITY – Water Valley used a bend not break attitude to defeat the Calhoun City Wildcats 21-20 on Friday night. The win was the ... Read more

by Jacob Palmer, Saturday, September 18, 2021 8:56 am

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Senatobia runs past Water Valley, handing Blue Devils their first loss

Water Valley came into Friday’s game looking to beat a former division rival in Senatobia. The Warriors reclassified to class 4A after being in Region ... Read more

by Jacob Palmer, Saturday, September 4, 2021 8:28 am

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Water Valley rolls past Independence in opener

INDEPENDENCE- Water Valley opened the 2021 football season in a new division but faced a familiar opponent. The Blue Devils now reside in Region 1-3A ... Read more

by Jacob Palmer, Saturday, August 28, 2021 9:20 am

Lafayette Sports

Loper’s walk-off sends Lafayette to the Class 5A North Half series

Lafayette entered Friday with a chance to advance to the north half championship for a second straight season but needed late-game heroics to win after ... Read more

by Jacob Palmer, Saturday, May 15, 2021 8:19 am

Lafayette Sports

Varner’s performance lifts Lafayette past New Hope in 5A baseball playoffs

Lafayette entered Saturday’s game against New Hope, looking to bounce back after dropping a heart breaker late to the Trojans on Friday. A win would ... Read more

by Jacob Palmer, Saturday, May 8, 2021 5:34 pm

Lafayette Sports

New Hope defeats Lafayette in extra innings to tie 5A playoff series

COLUMBUS- Lafayette battled all game against the New Hope Trojans but fell in extra innings on a walk-off two-RBI single by Richard Guy on Friday, ... Read more

by Jacob Palmer, Saturday, May 8, 2021 9:41 am

Lafayette Sports

Lafayette baseball defeats New Hope in 5A playoff opener

Lafayette entered Thursday looking to capitalize and take the opening game of the three-game second round series against New Hope in the Class 5A playoffs. ... Read more

by Jacob Palmer, Friday, May 7, 2021 11:01 am

Lafayette Sports

Lafayette baseball defeats Center Hill behind Varner’s complete game

Lafayette entered Tuesday night’s game against Center Hill looking to bounce back at W.V. Brewer field after dropping the three-game series against Saltillo last week. ... Read more

by Jacob Palmer, Wednesday, April 14, 2021 9:08 am

Oxford Town

For Future Minds and Dreams: The Leap Frog Program

By Jacob Palmer Sponsored by Swetland Cook PLLC The Leap Frog Program is an after-school tutoring and mentoring program that serves students first through third-grade ... Read more

by Jacob Palmer, Tuesday, December 1, 2020 4:38 pm

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Choctaw County ends Water Valley’s Season

ACKERMAN — One of the strangest football seasons ever for Water Valley came to an end Friday.  The Blue Devils traveled to face the two ... Read more

by Jacob Palmer, Friday, November 6, 2020 11:35 pm

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Water Valley fails to gain momentum in Senatobia loss

SENATOBIA — Water Valley came into Friday’s pivotal game against Senatobia with a home playoff game on the line. This game would be the last ... Read more

by Jacob Palmer, Friday, October 30, 2020 11:34 pm

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Water Valley defeated by North Panola in weather-shortened game

Water Valley’s region game against North Panola on Friday was a matchup of two undefeated teams in region play with a region 2-3A championship on ... Read more

by Jacob Palmer, Friday, October 23, 2020 10:11 pm

News

Water Valley Clinches Playoff Spot with 34-14 Win

HOLLY SPRINGS– Water Valley came into Friday’s game with Holly Springs with a playoff spot on the line. If the Blue Devils defeated the Hawks, ... Read more

by Jacob Palmer, Friday, October 16, 2020 10:33 pm