Cobras lose in first game of season

THROWING FOR A GAIN – Wesson #3 Tyler Christmas throws a completed pass in Friday night’s game. Unfortunately the Wesson Cobras lost 59-6 at Lawrence County. They will host Sumrall this Friday at 7 p.m. at Co-Lin.

GOING DOWN – Wesson’s Frank Thigpen carries the ball. Lawrence County’s Cedric Rhodes makes the tackle in this game Friday night against Lawrence County. Thigpen scored the only Cobra touchdown of the night in the 59-6 loss to Lawrence County. Wesson will host Sumrall this Friday at 7 p.m. at Stone Stadium at Co-Lin. (Photo by Tracy Fischer)

The Wesson Cobras suffered a disappointing season opener Friday night at the hands of the Lawrence County Cougars.

The Cougars dominated the field and racked up the points for a 59-6 win over the Cobras.   The Cobras’ offense had 8 turnovers and the defense couldn’t keep the Cougars out of the end zone.  The Cobras will host the Sumrall Bobcats Friday, Aug. 29 in Wesson at Copiah-Lincoln Community College.  Game time starts at 7 p.m.   

To read more about the game, see the Copiah County Courier, on sale throughout Copiah County.

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