Varsity Cowboys Lose In Nail Biter, JV Tops BakerSep 24th, 2013 | By Admin | Category: Community News, Sports
By Jacob Bembry
Greene Publishing, Inc.
The Madison County High School Cowboys lost a nail biter this past Friday, Sept. 20, to the Trinity Christian Conquerors. The game remained scoreless until the fourth quarter. The Cowboys were able to get on the board when Zach Money booted a field goal. Unfortunately, the Conquerors doubled the effort on the Cowboys and walked away with a 6-3 victory in the hard fought contest. The Conquerors kept their record perfect with the 6-3 victory. The Cowboys fell to 1-3 on the season. They will face the Pace Patriots from Pensacola at Boot Hill this Friday, Sept. 27. Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m. The Patriots also enter the contest, sporting a 1-3 record. This includes a recent 46-0 drubbing of Booker T. Washington High School in Pensacola. Two of the three games the Cowboys have lost this year have been against private schools, which are allowed to recruit players. The other game was against Class 6A powerhouse, Gainesville High. The Cowboys will begin district play on Oct. 4, with a game against Taylor County High School. The Junior Varsity Cowboys played Baker County on Thursday at Boot Hill and walked away with a 33-25 victory, improving their record to 1-1-1 on the season. The JV Cowboys will play the Taylor County JV Bulldogs in Perry on Thursday, Oct. 3. Go, Cowboys!