Calhoun County represented on four JUCO football teams

Calhoun County is represented on four community college football teams around the state, two of which won their season openers Thursday night.

East Mississippi Lions

Wiley Maddox of Bruce starts at center for East Mississippi who defeated Pearl River 49-6 Thursday night.

Linebacker Ted Esom, of Bruce, and offensive lineman Tabarrius Coffey, of Calhoun City, both play for ICC in Fulton who defeated East Central 40-7 in their season opener.

Patrick Crowley, of Calhoun City, is a Holmes Community College Bulldog who lost to Jones 54-14 Thursday.

Northeast Community College in Booneville has the most Calhoun players with wide receivers Shaq Bush and Rashad Turner and linebacker Jonathan Bobo, all of Bruce. They were defeated by defending state champion Co-Lin Thursday 29-20.