HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WTVA) - Donovan Turner rushed for 144 yards and a touchdown as Nanih Waiya defeated Hollandale Simmons, 21-18, to win the Class 1A state football championship.
With the victory, the Warriors (15-1) captured their first state football title.
The Blue Devils (14-1) saw their 54-game winning streak snapped. Simmons had won the previous three Class 1A state titles, including a 22-20 comeback victory over Nanih Waiya last year.