Texas High School Football - Abilene nips Cooper
(October 5, 2012: Abilene, TX 79603) In Friday's league match, the host Abilene Eagles football squad scored a close 31-27 victory over the Cooper Cougars.
In their next game, the Eagles clash with the Midland Lee Rebels (Midland, TX) in a 5A Region I District 2 match, on Friday, October 12. Abilene will attempt to move on its 6-0 season record. The Rebels enter the match with a 4-1 record after their 63-6 league win over Odessa (Odessa, TX).
The Cougars (4-2) will now prepare for their match against Midland (Midland, TX). The Bulldogs enter the 5A Region I District 2 match with a 3-2 record. In their last match, Midland was nudged by San Angelo Central (San Angelo, TX), 43-42, in a league match.
First Quarter Summary
CHS - Lorenzo Joe 12 yard run (Zach Lehr extra point)
AHS - Gabriel Jordan Fumble return (Matt Loftin extra point)
Second Quarter Summary
AHS - Keevan Lucas 4 yard pass from Evin Abbe (Loftin kick)
CHS - Anthony Pierson 28 yard pass from Joe (kick blocked)
Third Quarter Summary
Marcell Porter 3 yard run (Loftin kick)
KaShawn Brown 17 pass from Joe (Lehr kick)
Fourth Quarter Summary
AHS - Matt Loftin field goal 22 yards
CHS - Xavier McCann run 2 yards (Lehr kick)
AHS - Porter 3 yard pass from Abbe (Loftin kick)