Pascagoula High School has seen a number of electrifying football players in its day, but no Panther in history has more career receiving yards than current senior Houston Johnson. A kid so focused on the present, he didn’t even know the record was his until long after.
St. Martin High School sophomore Hailey Green is a linebacker for the Yellowjackets junior varsity football team. She’s also a gifted singer, and is on this season of The Voice - her second appearance on the show.
Jones hauled in over 2,000 yards and nine touchdowns in four years with Southern Miss. In high school, he was second team All-State, and earned over 3,500 yards and 29 touchdowns as a wideout for the Indians.
Prior to Wednesday’s news of Pascagoula High School shifting to virtual learning, WLOX caught up with the Panther football team on how they hope to build off of last year’s run that ended just short of Jackson.
We’re still a little under two weeks from week one of the high school football season, but fall sports are well underway, and already a handful of South Mississippi high schools have moved to virtual learning.