Water Valley Vs. Calhoun City
By Bobby Murphree
• WHEN, WHERE: Friday, 7:30 p.m. Bobby Clark Field
• RECORDS: WV 0-1 (0-0) Calhoun City 1-1
• SERIES: WV leads 10-7-1
• FIRST MEETING: 1949 WV won 37-14
• LAST MEETING: 2006 Calhoun City won 16-7
• LAST WEEK: WV lost to Coffeeville 34-25, Calhoun City beat Houston 21-15
• TV: Cable Channel 57 (Delay) starting 11:am Saturday thru Sunday
• RADIO: WTMN 105.5 mhz. 7:30 pm
• TEAM COMPARISONS: WV averages 25.0 on offense, and gives up 34.0 on defense. Calhoun City averages 24.0 on offenses and gives up 23.5 on defense.
• NOTABLES: Coffeeville’s 34-25 win over the Devils was the first since 1999. The 34 points scored against WV was the second most points scored by a Pirate team in the series. This was the first season opener lost for the Devils since a 28-27 lost to Itawamba AHS in 2003. Calhoun City & Water Valley are former members of the Tri-Lake Conference. The Wildcats have won the last three games in the series. Calhoun City is now coached by former Coffeeville head coach Perry Lyles.