The Poplarville Hornet Volleyball Team played two matches last week. The Hornets took their match Tuesday at Lumberton 3-0 but lost at Picayune 3-0 Thursday. The Volleyball Hornets, now 3-1 on the year, host the 1st ever match on the PHS campus this Tuesday with JV and Varsity games beginning at 5pm versus Lumberton. The Hornets will be home again this Thursday for their 1st ever district game versus Purvis. JV will play at 5pm with Varsity at 6pm.
The Hornet Football team warmed up with a Preseason Jamboree at Wayne County High School Friday. The JV came short 12-7 and the Varsity came out on top 14-7. Both games were a half. The Hornets kickoff the season this Friday, August 23rd, at 7pm hosting Laurel. Check out Game Day details below:
Tailgating and $5 parking
- PHS will provide spots for tailgating for $100 for the season (regular and playoffs). The tailgating area can be accessed through the Stinger St gate off of Jacobs Ave. This gate will open at 4:15pm and close at 6:45pm on Game Day. The tailgate area will be closed during the game. Come by the PHS office to reserve your spot.
- The tailgating area will also be available for $5 per car parking each home game..
Handicap Parking, Pass Parking, and Free Parking
- Handicap parking can be accessed through the Pete Jackson Dr. gate off of Jacobs Ave.
- Individuals with a Touchdown Pass, MHSAA State Pass, or MHSAA District Pass can access Pass Parking through the Pete Jackson Dr. gate off of Jacobs Ave.
- Home side Free parking can be accessed through the student gate off of Hwy. 53 or through the Hornet Dr. gate off of Jacobs Ave.
- Visitor Side parking can be accessed through the PHS or MSP School Bus Circle gates.
Admission, Tickets, and Passes
- Admission to all 2019-2020 PHS and MSP Athletic Events will be $6.
- Tickets can be purchased at the gate. Gates open at 5:30pm.
- Pre-sale Tickets can be purchased from 12 noon-2pm beginning Wednesday of Game Week at the PHS office.
- Senior Citizen All Sport passes are available for those 65 and older for $50. All Sport passes can be purchased at the PHS office with ID beginning Monday August 19th. All Sport passes will be honored at all PHS regular season events (not playoffs).
- PHS Student All Sport passes are available to PHS Students only for $50. All Sport passes can be purchased at the PHS office at break beginning August 19th. All Sport passes will be honored at all PHS regular season events (not playoffs).
- Touchdown passes can be purchased through The Touchdown Club for reserved seating and pass parking.
- PHS has a no re-enter policy. Anyone leaving the stadium will be required to pay to re-enter.
- Outside food, drink, and coolers will not be allowed into the stadium.
- Alcohol, Drugs, Tobacco, and Firearms are prohibited on PHS campus.
Editor: Jonathan Ray