BY ROSIE NETTLES
The Wesson Lady Cobras improved their record to 7-2 on Friday night by beating Natchez High School Bulldogs 2-0. Dallas Jackson scored the first goal for the Cobras and was assisted by Christy Jackson. Dallas Jackson scored again later in the first half by driving past the Bulldog’s defense. In the second half, the Lady Bulldogs were unable to break through the strong defensive play of Stephanie Berry, Britney Cannon, and Jessica Haynes.
The Cobra boys were able to hold an aggressive Bulldog team to a 2-2 tie in the first half but eventually lost 6-2. Blake Whittington scored the first goal for the Cobras by making a beautiful header off a well placed corner kick from Chris Fink. The second goal for the Cobras came on a penalty kick by Chris Fink. Throughout the game, there was a strong defensive presence from George Baker, Sid Cawthorn, and Alan Stegall but they weren’t able to hold off the advances of Ross Smith who was the lead scorer for the Bulldogs.
In a hard fought battle against the Bulldogs, the Cobras Girl’s Junior Varsity lost 1-0.