Eight teams from the Daily Journal’s coverage area are still alive in the MHSAA playoffs. There are seven games next week. In Class 5A, Oxford goes to Starkville in the only all-area matchup. West Point hosts Ridgeland.
In 4A, unbeaten Noxubee faces its biggest test of the season with a trip to unbeaten Itawamba AHS. Houston is at Louisville.
In 3A, Aberdeen goes to Charleston for a second straight season and in 2A, Bruce and Calhoun City are both home to face West Bolivar and Eupora.