Junior Varsity Football · JV Football Gets First Win

The Jackson County Panthers JV team played Commerce last Thursday, Getting their first win of the season. Commerce struck first early in the first quarter. Isaiah Maxey found Bailey Hamm in the back of the endzone to cap off a 38 yard drive to tie the game. On the ensuing kickoff Khamani Hickman recovered a fumble a took it 30 yards for the Panthers second score of the night to go up 12-6. The Panther defense shut down the Commerce offense the rest of the night. On the next offensive drive for the Panther, Connor Bejin finds Markel Oliver behind the Commerce defense for a 25 yard touchdown. The final touchdown of the night  for the Panthers came off a 2 play, 79 yard drive capped off with a 68 yard dime from Connor Bejin to Anthony Finley. The Panthers beat the Tigers 26-6. The JV Panthers have a bye this week as they prepare for next week.