MHSAA 6A, 5A and 1A Playoff Predictions and Friday Picks

Class 6A Picks / Class 5A Picks / Class 1A Picks

The MHSAA class 6A, 5A and 1A playoffs are underway this week. I sat down with Brandon Shields to do our opening week predictions for each class and pick winners in each playoff game. We will update as we go through the playoffs.



Predicted Championship Game
Brooks: Brandon (11-1) vs Northwest Rankin (10-1)
Shields: Brandon (11-1) vs Starkville (10-1)

North Next In Line
Brooks: Starkville (10-1)
Shields: Northwest Rankin (10-1)

South Next In Line
Brooks: Pearl (7-4)
Shields: Oak Grove (9-2)

First Round Playoff Picks
North Division
Warren Central (5-5) at Horn Lake (11-0)
Brooks: Horn Lake
Shields: Horn Lake

South Panola (7-5) at Starkville (10-1)
Brooks: Starkville
Shields: Starkville

Tupelo (7-4) at Northwest Rankin (10-1)
Brooks: Northwest Rankin
Shields: Northwest Rankin

Madison Central (8-3) at Oxford (9-2)
Brooks: Madison Central
Shields: Madison Central

South Division
St. Martin (7-4) at Brandon (11-1)
Brooks: Brandon
Shields: Brandon

Pearl (7-4) at Ocean Springs (7-4)
Brooks: Pearl
Shields: Pearl

Petal (5-6) at Gulfport (10-1)
Brooks: Gulfport
Shields: Gulfport

Harrison Central (8-3) at Oak Grove (9-2)
Brooks: Oak Grove
Shields: Oak Grove