HOLLANDALE — Simmons’ 14-0 loss to Leland Sept. 10 must have lit a spark under the Blue Devils, as they bounced back by crushing Humphreys County Friday night 46-0.
Simmons (3-2) wasted no time putting points on the board, as the Blue Devils scored 24 first quarter points and followed it up with a touchdown in each of the final three periods.
Senior running back Damian Samuel had a phenomenal night, scoring three rushing touchdowns (25, 20, 18 yards).
Senior quarterback Debrille Grant also had a field day on Humphreys County, throwing for three touchdowns, including a 70-yard strike to big time receiver Rashuun Alexander.
Fredy Cosey had an 18-yard receiving touchdown, while senior Miekell Gray added a 20-yard touchdown reception.
Roderick Richardson scored on two 2-point conversions.
Simmons will be traveling to Riverside Friday. Gametime is 7:30 p.m.
Deer Creek 20, Lee, Ark. 6
LEE, Ark. — Lee Academy, of Arkansas, picked the wrong team to play on homecoming, as the Deer Creek School Warriors rallied to a 20-6 victory over the Cougars.
Deer Creek's Mark Wooley dominated on both sides of the ball, scoring on a 40-yard reception and intercepting three Cougar passes on the night. He took one of those interceptions 25 yards for a score.
Sophomore Taylor Bennett also scored a touchdown for the Warriors (3-1).
Deer Creek was led defensively by Tyler Towels, Hunter Kirby, David Grant Dowdy, Andrew Watkins, J.P. Phillips and Thomas Wade.
Deer Creek will travel to Desoto Academy this Friday.
GCS 20, Tupelo Christian 17
GREENVILLE — Justin Leavy rushed for two touchdowns and threw a 74-yard scoring strike to Hunter Martin to lead the Greenville Christian Saints (2-3) to a 20-17 victory over Tupelo Christian Prep School.
GCS will host Lee, Ark. Friday.
Broad Street 45
St. Joe 12
Coahoma Ag. 0
East Side 22
South Delta 8