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Cougars survive and advance

By ROBBIE ROBERTSON,

The Newton County football team took a huge step forward last week.

The Cougars used a stingy defense and took an 18-14 win over Lanier in the first round of the Class 4A playoffs.

With the win, the Cougars improve to 7-5 on the season and will host Moss Point on Friday night in the second round of the. Class 4A playoffs.










Prep Stats for Week of Nov. 8

Scoring

Player Points

Carlois Walker, County 126

Kenyon Clay, Union 74

Colby Ferguson, Union 70

Brady McGee, Lake 60

Johnny Johnson, Lake 58

Jamarian Harmon, Union 48

Lee Hill, County 48

Eli Finnegan, NCA 42

Zywon Ledbetter, Lake 42


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