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Area jamborees offer early pigskin action

Football fans, are you eager to see some high school footballgames?

You will have your chance this Thursday and Friday as a variety ofjamborees will take place and several local schools willparticipate in them.

These games will help the coaches to see what the their teams needto work on. It also gives the players a chance to hit someone elsebesides their own teammates.

Copiah Academy will host a Jamboree Thursday, Aug. 12, with teamsparticipating from River Oaks, Cenla, ACCS, East Rankin andMRA.

Brookhaven High will host Terry in a Jamboree Friday Aug 13 in atwo-quarter only contest. Varsity will play first and juniorvarsity will follow.

Lawrence County will also host a Jamboree with teams participatingfrom Enterprise, Tylertown and McComb.

Bogue Chitto will travel to Pelahatchie to participate in theirJamboree along with Florence.

Brookhaven Academy travels to Parklane Academy to participate intheir Jamboree along with Centreville.

Copiah Academy Jamboree

Thurday, August 12

5:00 – River Oaks vs. ACCS

5:30 – Copiah vs. Cenla

6:00 – River Oaks vs. MRA (White)

6:30 – East Rankin vs. ACCS

7:00 – Cenla vs. MRA (Dark)

7:30 – East Rankin vs. MRA (White)

8:00 – Copiah vs MRA (Dark)

Brookhaven Jamboree

Friday, August 13

6:00 – BHS vs. Terry (Varsity-2 quarters only)

6:45 – BHS vs. Terry (JV-2 quarters only)

Lawrence County Jamboree

Friday, August 13

6:00 – Enterprise vs. Tylertown (varsity)

6:45 – Lawrence County vs. McComb (JV)

7:15 – Lawrence County vs. McComb (varsity)

Pelahatchie Jamboreee

Friday, August 13

7:00 – Bogue Chitto vs. Pelahatchie (varsity)

7:20 – Bogue Chitto vs. Pelahatchie (JV)

7:40 – Florence vs. Bogue Chitto (varsity)

8:00 – Florence vs. Bogue Chitto (JV)

Parklane Jamboreee

Friday, August 13

5:30 – Parklane Academy vs. Brookhaven Academy (7th graders)

6:00 – Parklane Academy vs. Brookhaven Academy (JV)

6:30 – Parklane Academy vs. Brookhaven Academy (Varsity)

7:15 – Centreville vs. Parklane Academy (JV)

8:00 – Centreville vs. Parklane Academy (Varsity)