Bassfield beats Calhoun City 48-7 for 2A title

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Calvin Moore threw three touchdown passes as Bassfield rolled past Calhoun City 48-7 to claim the Mississippi Class 2A state championship for the second straight year.

It was the Yellowjackets' (15-1) sixth state title in school history. Trodrick Daniels added 118 yards rushing and a touchdown. Curtis Mikell caught two touchdown passes and Brandon Mancuso caught another.

Bassfield jumped out to a 27-0 lead by halftime in cold and wet conditions at Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium.

In the last two years the Yellowjackets have outscored their opponents 83-7 in the state title game.

Steele Liles had a 32-yard touchdown run for Calhoun City (11-4).

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