This Week’s Game

Water Valley Vs. Holly Springs
By Bobby Murphree


• WHEN, WHERE:  Friday,  7:30 p.m.  Bobby Clark Field

• RECORDS: WV 1-0  Holly Springs 0-1

• SERIES: WV leads 30-11-2

• FIRST MEETING:  1942 WV won 21-0

• LAST MEETING: 2007 Holly Springs won 21-14

• LAST WEEK: WV beat Coffeeville 20-12, Holly Springs lost to Cordova, TN 42-29

• TV: Cable Channel 57 (Delay) starting 11 a.m. Saturday thru Sunday

• RADIO: WTMN 105.5 mhz. 7:30 p.m.

• TEAM COMPARISONS: WV averages 20.0 offense, and gives up 12.0 on defense. Holly Springs averages 29.0 offenses and gives up 42.0 on defense.

• NOTABLES: The Devils improved their season opener record to 38-26-1 with  the win over Coffeeville. WV kicks off it’s 50th season at Municipal Stadium/Bobby Clark Field. Built in 1958 the 2000 seat facility has hosted the Class 3A 1996 North-Half Championship game, 11 play-off games and 269 regular season games.  The Devils have complied a 164-102-3 record with 6 undefeated seasons at home. While the Hawks have won the last two games, the Devils have won the last 10 of 12 games. It’s been 34 years since Holly Springs has beaten WV three consecutive times; 1972-73-74 seasons.

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