Area Sports

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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Copiah County Sports

The Lady Cobras wrap up the regular season this week with games against West Lincoln and Florence.  Wesson closed out Region 7-3A with a 6-0 record and first place finish.  The Lady Cobras have a first-round bye in the playoffs and will next see action April 24-26 versus an opponent yet to be determined. To…

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CA wins over Lamar

MAKING A STOP –  Garrett Johnson stops the ball at second base and aims for first in a 7-2 win over Lamar School last Monday.  Johnson drove in 2 runs at the plate. Photo by Crockett Action Shots

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Pitched a winner

Wesson Cobra Pitcher Aaron Mooney (25) earned the decision in a 14-1 win over Jefferson Davis County last week.. Photo by Tracy Fischer

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Lady Cobras take on two Cats, shut both out for big wins

The Lady Cobras fast pitch softball team had a big win at home against the Lady Cats of Salem Thursday, March 22.  The game ended in the 5th inning with a final score of 10-0 for the Wesson win. KNOCKING ONE – Lady Cobra Laynee Crapps smashes a hit in recent action, coming in with…

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