GOTCHA – Co-Lin defensive end Johnathan Calvin (9) chases down Pearl River quarterback Kaylon Cooper (1). Calvin notched 2 sack in this game.
GOING AROUND – Co-Lin running back Josh Bates (33) gets away from Pearl River defensive end Alvonte Bell (12). The running back provided the final Co-Lin score of the night when he powered in for a 9-yard rushing TD with 1:55 remaining in the third quarter.
WESSON – The Copiah-Lincoln defense flexed their muscle on Thursday night in Poplarville as they slowed a high powered Pearl River offense in a convincing 20-9 Wolfpack win over the Wildcats.
Co-Lin (4-2, 2-1) was facing a Wildcat team that had previously scored 34 points in a win last week over Southwest. The Co-Lin defense didn’t allow a Pearl River (3-3, 1-3) score until 4:20 remained in the game.
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