JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - Zeke Cook scored a game-high 15 points as Starkville defeated Meridian for the MHSAA Class 6A boys state championship on Saturday.
Cook, the game's MVP, also grabbed nine rebounds.
Tyler Talley scored 12 points and Atavius Jones had eleven points for the Yellowjackets (30-1), who won the school's fourth state title and first since 2015.
Traemond Pittman led Meridian (26-5) with thirteen points.
- Starkville wins Class 6A boys championship
- Pine Grove wins Class 1A girls championship
- Smithville wins Class 1A state baseball championship
- East Marion downs Okolona for Class 1A boys championship
- Bay Springs downs Ingomar for Class 2A boys championship
- Calhoun City wins Class 2A state baseball championship
- North Pontotoc wins Class 3A state baseball championship
- New Hope wins Class 4A state baseball championship
- Louisville defeats Ripley for Class 4A girls championship
- Kossuth defeats Belmont for Class 3A girls championship