FB State Championship

The Poplarville Hornets are the 2020 4A South State Champions! 

The Hornets defeated the Mendenhall Tigers  Friday Night 35-6.  Poplarville now has a chance to win it’s first ever football State Championship Saturday, December 5th, against the Louisville Wildcats.  The  game will be played at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Jackson, MS.  Kickoff is at 11:00am.  Find Championship Week and Game Day information below:

Gridiron Classic 4A State Championship

-The Hornets will be the visiting team and visiting fans are to enter through Gate 10C which is the opposite side of the press box.


  • -Tickets at the gate will be $15.00 (all day pass).  Tickets for the visiting side will be sold at Gate 10C.
  • -Tickets can be purchased online at WWW.GOFAN.CO
  • -Gate 9 is to be used by fans using a state pass or fans that are entering via a wheelchair.

Stadium Prohibited Items:

  • -Videotaping
  • -Horns and Sirens
  • -Umbrellas, heaters, ice chests, outside food or drink, weapons, alcohol or tobacco
  • -Any item deemed inappropriate, hazardous, unsafe
  • -Clear Bag Policy will be enforced.

COVID 19 Guidelines

  • -Hinds County is currently under a mask mandate.
  • -No mask no entry.
  • -Mask must be worn when moving about the stadium.
  • -Social distancing observed when in line for concessions and/ or restrooms.

Television and Web-Streaming

-All games will be televised live as well as shown online at the NFHS Network’s Mississippi Channel. A listing of stations statewide will be announced prior to the event.