NPJH vs. Coldwater

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, September 13, 2011

NPJH sweeps Coldwater

By Myra Bean

North Panola Jr. High hosted neighbor Coldwater Thursday and held them scoreless in both seventh and eighth grade games.

The seventh grade Cougars opened the season with a 20-0 win on touchdown runs by Marvin Adams, 53 yards and two touchdowns by Ventravious Sanders of 60 and 10 yards.

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The Cougar defense made the Coldwater offense pay. With 1:49 left in the game, Cougar Derrick Small recovered a fumble which led to Sanders’ 10-yard touchdown.

Jecorrious Walls scored the only two-point conversion in three attempts in the first half.
With 2:59 left in the game, Tmarya Russell also recovered a fumble.

8th Grade

The eighth grade Cougars (1-1) lit up the board for a 31-0 victory. Justin Conner struck for three touchdown runs of 45, 64 and 31 yards.

Quarterback Roderick Bobo got the Cougars on the board with a 20-yard run  on the first possession with 1:20 left in the first quarter. Bobo finished the scoring on a 61-yard run with 26 seconds left in the game.

The Cougars scored one two-point conversion on a pass from Bobo to Lantern for the 8-0 opening leading.

On defense, Jamall Leverson had three first half sacks and  one fumble recovery.

The Cougars will be back in action Thursday at Byhalia at 5:30 p.m.