Desoto County Sports

Friday football scores

Here are Friday’s football scores from DeSoto County contests on Friday, Oct. 29.  

Southaven 41, DeSoto Central 7

Lausanne College 49, Northpoint Christian 7

Horn Lake 14, South Panola 7 (overtime)

Olive Branch 30, Lewisburg 14

Hernando 26, Center Hill 13

Lake Cormorant 34, Columbus 33


Tralyn Oliver ran for 305 yards in the Olive Branch victory on 28 carries to set a school single-game record that had stood since 1978. Had touchdown runs of 31 and 74 yards. 

Gunner Gilmore completed 14 of 22 passes for 225 yards and a touchdown pass to Graycen Crumbley for Lewisburg. Easton Fesmire had six catches for 107 yards. 

In Horn Lake’s victory, the Eagles scored with just over four minutes left in the third quarter and scored again in overtime. The Eagles held South Panola in their overtime possession for the victory.  

Northpoint Christian will play Silverdale at Lipscomb Academy in the first round of the TSSAA Division II-AA football playoffs next Friday, Nov. 5. Click here for the playoff bracket.

Bob Bakken

Bob Bakken is the most recognized and most trusted name in DeSoto County news and sports reporting, as readers continue to express their appreciation for his accuracy and fairness in the stories he writes. Bob is also heard on 95.3 The Rebel twice a week with sports updates and high school football play-by-play broadcasts in the fall. A former newspaper editor and writer, his award-winning background also includes television news producing, sports media relations, and radio broadcasting.

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