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The final from Shotwell Stadium in Abilene. Aledo 56 Cooper Cougars 35. Your Bearcats are the regional quarter-finals winners. Congratulations Coach Woods, the coaching staff, and all the players.
With under 5 minutes left and a 28 point lead and a 4th and 27 for Cooper we are going to say that Aledo will win the regional quarter championship. The Bearcats will play next Friday at AT&T Stadium. Game time is 9:00 p.m. Check in on The Community News website for Aledo’s opponent. Tony will post it sometime late tomorrow.
Childs is called for holding on a 4th and 5 to give Cooper an automatic 1st down. Ball at the 33
Brannon Webb with a good tackle at the 35, 6:31 left in the game. Aledo 56 Cooper 28
Abilene will have the ball at the 25, 8:15 left in the game.
Jordan with the carry into the end zone for the Bearcat score. With 8:15 left in the game Aledo leads Cooper 56-28.
Evans with a great run to the 11
Bridges with the catch and run to the 32 but another flag for Aledo kills that 1st down. Ball on the 48, 1st and 21
Cooper with another on sides kick but Jack Mooney recovers for Aledo at the 46
Cooper does the same exact play but this time it’s 85 yards for the Cougar score. With 9:24 left in the game Aledo leads 49-28
Cooper comes right back with a 75 yard touchdown pass but…….. Cooper is called for a hold
Jase gets in for the Bearcat touchdown, The score is now 49 Cooper 21 with 9:57 left in the game,
Jase with the carry down to the 9, 3rd and goal 10:14 4th
Jordan takes the hand off and runs to the 15
Cooper not giving up without a fight. They try on onside kick that is recovered by Aledo’s Hayden Hyles at the 49.
Cooper with some razzle dazzle as the pass is caught and the other trailing receiver is pitched the ball and Cooper starts the 4th qtr with a touchdown. Aledo 42 Cooper 21
Heading into the 4th qtr, your Aledo Bearcats lead the Abilene Cooper Cougars 42-13.
Screen pass to Evans is way short of a 1st down, Aledo faces a 4th and 15 from the 38. They will punt the ball.
Davis’s pass goes over Bridges head, 3rd and 10 from the 43. 0:34 3rd
Cooper tries a high pooch kick but it goes out of bounds. Aledo ball on the 43
Cooper answers Aledo’s score with a 93 yard kick off return for Cooper’s 1st touchdown. Now Aledo 42 Cooper 13 0:36 3rd
Davis goes to the other side to Logan Bridges for a 37 yard touchdown pass. With 1:00 left in the 3rd qtr Aledo Leads Cooper 42-6
Hunter Rosson with a finger tip catch in the end zone but again a penalty kills that for Aledo.
Jordan with a big run to the 43, 1st down
The Bearcat defense held but are called for an illegal hit that the refs end up picking up the flag to the roar of boos from the Cooper fans. Cooper punts and Aledo has the ball at the 28 with 2:25 3rd qtr
A host of Bearcat defenders get a 8 yard loss
The Bearcats have to punt. Cooper takes advantage of a 23 yard punt to the 47. 3:39 third qtr Aledo leads 35-6
Aledo has a 3rd and 6 from the 24
Wyatt Harris calls for a fair catch at the 21
Aledo holds and forces Cooper to punt
Cooper has a 3rd and 10 from the 42
Jaxson Fletcher with a tackle at the 43
Cooper ball at the 16, 7:21 3rd qtr. Aledo leads 35-6
Illegal formation against Aledo, 4th and 7 Aledo to punt
Hayden Hyles with a catch at the 49, 3rd and 7
Hunter Rosson moves the chains with a 1st down catch at the 46
Jase with the hand off to the 39, 3rd and 7 for Aledo 3rd qtr
Davis finds Preston Jefferis for a 1st down catch but Aledo is called for a penalty, 1st down at the 34
Jase is caught for no gain, 2nd and 10
Aledo will receive the 2nd half kick off. Will Greenwood brings the ball out to the 32
Just under 4 minutes left of halftime. Aledo leads Cooper 35-6. The Bearcat defense is shutting down the Cougar offense, stopping any type of rushing up the middle.
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We are at halftime here at Shotwell stadium in Abilene. The Bearcats lead Abilene Cooper 35-6 in this regional quarter finals match.
Davis finds Bridges again for the Bearcat score, Aledo 35 Cooper 6 0:11 2nd qtr
2nd and 10 from the 48, 0:27
Jordan with a carry to the 33, 3rd and 1
Beau Mask with a fair catch at the 24
Score now Aledo 28 Cooper 6 at the 1:28 mark of the 2nd qtr
Aaron Hale with a big time tackle at the 11 forces a fg
Will Trawick with the tackle at the 7, 3rd down, Cooper called for illegal procedure, Ball now at the 12
Will Trawick gets an interception but is called for pass interference. Cooper ball at the 33
Cooper tries a pass but falls incomplete, 2nd and 10
Cougars have the ball at the 46, 2nd and 1. 4:53 2nd qtr
Cougar ball at the 20, 6:11 2nd qtr Aledo leads 28-3
Davis throws behind Bridges, 4th and 10 Aledo will punt
Bridges bobbles the ball twice and gets a completion at the 43
Bridges with the catch at the 34, loss of 2. 3rd and 6
Cooper kicks the ball out of bounds, Bearcat ball at the 30, 8:51 2nd qtr
Cooper gets on the scoreboard at the 8:51 mark of the 2nd qtr. Aledo leads 28-3
Cooper lines up for a 35 yard field goal
Cougar tries for the end zone but it is caught out of bounds
Cooper hits a deep pass to the 20 but Aledo is also called for a facemask, Cougars 1st and goal
Reed Veirling nails a punt to the 10, 10:16 2nd qtr. Aledo 28 Cooper 0
Aledo faces a 3rd and 10 from the 39
Michael Jordan gets his 1st carry for no gain, 2nd and 10 from the 39
Wes Harris stops the drive with a tackle at the line of scrimmage. Cooper to punt.
Logan Childs with the pass break up. Cooper has a 3rd and 10 from the 26
Rhett Harris and Will Trawick in on the tackle. We are going to the 2nd qtr. with the Bearcats leading Cooper 28-0
Logan Childs with the tackle at the 20, 3rd and 1
Will Greenwood with the tackle at the 11
Donnie Evans takes the Davis hand off and is in for the Bearcat touchdown, Aledo leads Cooper 28-0 late in the 1st qtr.
Jase takes the hand off on runs to the 22, big run
Aledo will start at the 23 leading Cooper 21-0 1st qtr. 2:28
Cooper to punt to Wyatt Harris at the 25
3rd and 6 for Cooper at the 48
Copper completes the pass to the 44
Jase McClellan goes 65 yards to score the Bearcat touchdown, 1st qtr .Aledo now leads Cooper 21-0
Bearcats will start at the 35, with 3:39 left in the 1st Aledo leads 14-0
Cougars try to go deep but the ball was over thrown, 4th down for Cooper
Rhett Harris with a 2 yard stop on the pass
Cougars will have the ball on the 25,
Davis finds Logan Bridges for a 50 yard bomb to put Aledo up 14-0 at the 4:27 mark of the 1st.
4th and 9 for Cooper, Wyatt Harris back at the 45. The ball is downed at the 43. 5:18 1st qtr. Aledo 7 Cooper 0
Wes Harris gets in the backfield for a 5 yard loss
Cole Daniels puts the kick through the end zone. Cooper ball at the 25
Big game James Williams with a 4 yard carry for the Bearcat touchdown, Aledo takes the lead 7-0 at the 6:30 mark of the 1st qtr.
Davis pass to Rosson is short but a facemask penalty against Cooper, 1st and goal from the 4
Davis hands off to Evans, no gain, 3rd and goal
Davis finds Logan Peterson with a gain to the 10, 1st and goal Aledo
Davis with a qb keeper to the 46, 1st down
Davis is caught in the back field but laterals to Donnie Evans to the 36
Bearcat will have their 1st possession at the 36, 10:42 1st qtr
Pass complete to the 32, 4th and 20. Cooper to punt to Rhett Harris at the 30
The pass is broken up by Brannon Webb
Cooper will start at the 25 after the ball goes out the back of the end zone
Rhett Harris tees the ball up for Aledo
Cooper won the toss and will receive. Aledo’s defense is going to be tested first.
Today’s captains are: Wes Harris, Dillion Davis, and Brodie Sharp
Both teams are taking the field and we are under 5 minutes till kick off.
I wanted to share with you a great statistic that was given to me by “The Deacon” of 92.1. The Bearcats through 12 games have already moved into 4th place all time on the Bearcat team scoring offence. The #1 of course is from 2013 when Aledo became the 1st high school 11 man football team to score over a 1000 points, (1023) 2nd is from 2011 with 885, 3rd is from 2010 with 780. Right now Aledo has 726 in just 12 games.
The Bearcats will be in their all white uniforms and
Cooper will be wearing the white pants and red jerseys. The winner of today’s
game will play the winner of tomorrow’s game between the Cooper Pirates and the
Good afternoon Bearcat Nation. The Community News is
proud to bring you today’s regional quarter finals game from Shotwell Stadium
in Abilene. Your #1 ranked Aledo Bearcats faces the Abilene Cooper Cougars on
this sunny, but chilly Friday afternoon. It is 53 degrees and we have a good
breeze coming in from the south.
Big Chuck strapping it up!