Area Sports

Indians fall at home to Jefferson County Tigers

Hazlehurst High School hosted a key Region 7-3A football game against the Jefferson County Tigers last Friday night.  At stake was first place in the region with just two games to go in the season. Read more about the Indians in the Copiah County Courier, on sale throughout Copiah County.

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Cobras dismantle Hornets in district play

Thursday night, the Wesson Cobras made the short trip to Loyd Star for a pivotal district game; Wesson needed a win to clinch the district title, and Loyd Star needed a win to keep post-season hopes alive. Read more about the Cobras in the Copiah County Courier, on sale throughout Copiah County

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Wesson rolls over West Lincoln in district play

Region play started this week, and the Wesson Cobras took care of business as they traveled to West Lincoln. This was the first official game meeting between the two schools in football; the two teams have played in only a jamboree or spring game prior to this. Keep up with the Cobras in the Copiah…

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Homecoming sees Indians first victory

The Hazlehurst Indians (1-5) have gotten back on track for the 2019 football season with a 55-22 win over the Newton Tigers. The Indians built a lead of 31-0 by halftime and added 24 points in the second half. Hazlehurst piled up 467 rushing yards.  Quarterback Zyquavious Harris ran for 176 yards and two touchdowns. …

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Wesson uses second half comeback to overcome Hazlehurst

According to the town talk, Wesson made history Friday night as they defeated Hazlehurst in football from what everyone is saying is the first time in history. Follow the Cobras and the Indians in the Copiah County Courier, on sale throughout Copiah County.

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Tigers win homecoming

Homecoming went according to script for Crystal Springs High School Friday night as the Tigers outdistanced the Jackson Wingfield Falcons 47 – 26. The win closes out non-conference play for the locals who enter district play with a perfect 5 – 0 record. Crystal Springs High School football in the Copiah County Courier, on sale…

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Rebels run away from Colonels

The Copiah Academy Colonel football team lost their home game with Adams County Christian School last Friday night by a final of 35-10. The loss dropped Copiah to 2-3 on the season and 1-1 in the district. To follow the Colonels, see the Copiah County Courier, on sale throughout Copiah County.

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Cobras celebrate homecoming by defeating Franklin County

The Friday night lights at Stone Stadium saw the Wesson Cobras crown their Homecoming Queen Anna Claire Crow and pick up their first win of the season as they defeated the visiting Franklin County Bulldogs. For more on the Wesson Cobras, see the Copiah County Courier, on sale throughout Copiah County.

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