Area Sports

Stan King baseball

Members of the Wesson Athletic Foundation Stan King team are: Christopher Huntley, Reid Cuevas, Bryant Parker Robbins, Trey Hylender, Dawson Selman, Layton Sullivan, Ridge Yeager, and Peyton Mire. Photo by Crockett Action Shots To see more of the Wesson Athletic Foundation teams, see the Copiah County Courier, on sale throughout Copiah County.

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10U Boys All Stars

10U boys All-Stars chosen at the conclusion of the Wesson Athletic Foundation spring season are Micah Britt, Reid Cuevas, Trey Hylendar, Joe Taylor, Christopher Huntley, Alex Coghlan, Lane McManus, Layton Sullivan, Tyler Berch, Blayton Windham and Baylor Brister. Photo by Crockett Action Shots

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CA campers first through third grade

Around 30 boys in first through third grades attended the 20th annual Little Colonel Baseball Camp last week at Copiah Academy hosted by Head Coach Terry Bauer.  Kneeling from left are Jace McDonnell, Russum McDonnell, Ryder Forrest, Henley Hamilton, Landon Pippen, Ethan Knight, Walker Cline, Sawyer Holmes, Brayden Beard, Todd Michael Hatten, Preston Allen, Micah…

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Kent hanging up the turf shoes as Co-Lin head softball coach

WESSON, Miss. – Copiah-Lincoln Community College head softball coach Allen Kent and the Co-Lin athletic department has announced his retirement from the program after a very successful career. To read more about Coach Kent and the Co-Lin softball team, see the Copiah County Courier, on sale throughout Copiah County.

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Wesson Cobra Awards

Wesson Attendance Center held its athletic banquet on Sat., May 5 at the Thames Center on the campus of Copiah-Lincoln Community College.  Boys’ basketball winners are (seated from left): Dale Thigpen – Mr. Hustle, Senior; JD Allen – Most Valuable Offensive Player, Most Versatile, Offensive MVP District 8-3A;  Slay Acy – Most Valuable Defensive Player;…

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Wesson baseball awards

Wesson Attendance Center held its athletic banquet on Sat., May 5 at the Thames Center on the campus of Copiah-Lincoln Community College.  Baseball winners are: (seated)  Front(L-R) Dale Thigpen – Most Improved, Senior; Jim Guess – 1st Team All Region 8-3A; Cade Lowery- Best Defensive Player; Aaron Mooney – 1st Team All Region 8-3A; Lane…

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Indians getting ready

Hazlehurst Indian Head Coach Todd McDaniel talks with his players about areas in which the Indians need improvement for the fall season and the 7 on 7 games this summer.  The Indians played recently at the Co-Lin jamboree. Photo by Crockett Action Shots

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Headed to Blue Mountain

Copiah Academy senior Julia Smith signed a fastpitch softball scholarship offer from Blue Mountain College in Blue Mountain, Miss., last week just before graduating high school on Friday.  Seated from left are mother, Sally, Julia, and father, Doug.  Standing are Lady Colonel Assistant Coach Kevin Roos and Head Coach Terry Bauer.  Julia will begin her…

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CA soccer awards

Students receiving awards in soccer at the Copiah Academy sports award banquet were:Most Improved, Soph. Academic-Patrick Tyson, MVP Defense, All Division-Sawyer Carpenter, Coaches Award, Sr. Academic-Alex Matthews, MVP Overall, All-Star, All- Division-Carson Flumm, MVP Offense- Mark Roberson; Not Pictured: Colonel Pride-Connor Coates, Jr. Academic-Connor Douglas To see more of the athletic awards, see the Copiah…

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Wesson tennis enjoys success

Last season, Wesson’s tennis team experienced an undefeated regular season that was highlighted by a win over 5A contender Brookhaven and suffered only one loss, a razor-thin 4-3 match with perennial state champion St. Andrews in the South State Playoffs. Wesson’s Erich Fischer, who signed to play with Jones County Junior College, won the 3A…

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