Area Sports

Indians pick up win over West Marion; host Forest on Friday

Going into Friday night’s 3A playoff game at West Marion, Hazlehurst Indian Head Coach Todd McDaniel told his players that “he would not lose twice on the same field.”    The Trojans knocked the Indians out of the playoffs in 2015, and the sting of the loss has stayed with McDaniel for 2 years. This time…

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Colonels fall to Simpson 41-7; will host Washington School on Friday

Simpson Academy’s Cougars ran through and around the Copiah Colonels in cold, wet conditions in Gallman last Friday and won the AAAA District 3 contest 41-7. See more about the Colonels in the Copiah County Courier, on sale throughout Copiah County.   STOPPED SHORT – The Copiah Colonel defense ganged up on a Simpson Cougar…

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Hazlehurst claims another region crown

The Hazlehurst Indians hosted the Port Gibson Blue Wave last Thursday night on Senior night.  The Indians honored seniors who participated in fall sports and activities prior to the game which featured the two top teams in Region 7-3A vying for first place.  The home team outlasted the visitors 34-24 and claimed a third-straight region…

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Indians squeak by Tigers: host Blue Wave on Friday

The Hazlehurst Indians hosted the Jefferson County Tigers last Friday night during homecoming and survived with a  28-26 win to keep their undefeated Region 7-3A record intact. Follow the Indians in the Copiah County Courier, on sale throughout Copiah County.   KEEPING THE WIN – Hazlehurst Indian Tyrek Price (20) kicks a field goal for…

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Colonels dominate Hillcrest 54-6 in last road game of the season

Two defensive scores and one special teams touchdown led to a 47-6 halftime lead for the Copiah Academy Colonels  over the Hillcrest Christian Cougars on Friday night.  The Colonels added one more score in the  running-clock second half to win 54-6 in non-conference action and improved to 6-4. Follow the Colonels in the Copiah County…

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Indians outlast Wildcats; host Tigers for homecoming Friday

The Hazlehurst Indians ended a 4-game road swing with a 34-12 win over Region 7-3A foe Wilkinson County last Friday night.  The Indians improved to 5-2, 2-0. Follow the Indians in the Copiah County Courier, on sale throughout Copiah County.   HAZLEHURST HOMECOMING COURT – Hazlehurst High School homecoming court will be presented Friday night…

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Cobras come up short against W. Marion

FOXWORTH – The Wesson Cobras traveled to south to face the West Marion Trojans Friday night but ended up coming up short on points for a loss with a final score of 28-19. Follow the Cobras in the Copiah County Courier, on sale throughout Copiah County. GOT HIM – Wesson Cobras Colton Newman (7) and…

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Cobras get chewed up by Dogs; face West Marion Trojans Friday

The Wesson Cobras suffered another hard loss Friday night against the Seminary Bulldogs with a final score of 34-6. Keep up with the Cobras in the Copiah County Courier, on sale throughout Copiah County.   COMING THROUGH – Wesson Cobra Damien Smith (10) shows some great footwork going around the outside in this play against…

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