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Warriors Beat Aggies 26-15 in Rivalry Game

The Corinth Warriors beat the Kossuth Aggies 26-15 Friday night in Kossuth. (Photo by Josh Mitchell/Corinth Today)

By Josh Mitchell

Corinth Today News Editor

The Corinth High School Warriors defeated the Kossuth Aggies in a rivalry game Friday 26-15.

“They played their hearts out tonight,” said Corinth Coach Todd Lowery. “They came together as a team. It was a hard-fought game on both sides. Kossuth played their hearts out, too.”

Kossuth Coach Brian Kelly said Corinth played well.

“Hats off Corinth; they made the plays down the stretch,” Kelly said. “That’s what a rivalry game is about—fighting hard to the end.”

Action picked up in the second quarter with a 5-yard touchdown run by Kossuth’s Adarrius Moore.

Corinth answered on its next drive with two fourth-down conversions and a touchdown run by Jon D. Warren.

On the next drive, Kossuth Quarterback Matthew Bobo had a two-yard touchdown run, but the extra point failed.

In the opening drive of the second half, Corinth had a 27-yard touchdown run by Tameron Patterson.

Later, a bad snap over the Corinth kicker’s head put the ball in the end zone, and Kossuth went up 15-14.

In the fourth quarter, a strong punt by Corinth’s Michael Baugus put Kossuth on its 10-yard line, and the Aggies had to punt on the drive.

Patterson later scored on a 32-yard run to put Corinth up 20-15 after a failed two-point conversion.

On third down and 13 on its next drive Bobo delivered a long, accurate pass that was dropped, and the Aggies turned the ball over to Corinth. The Warriors scored on a 45-yard run by Chris Kelly.

Bobo was intercepted by Warren on the Aggies’ next drive, and the game ended with a final score of 26-15.

Quadarius Williams and Corey Hatch both made sacks for Corinth.

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