Comets Work to Improve Solid Foundation at Mangum

  • The Hinton Comets were on the road Sept. 11 to play Mangum. The Comets met a dominating Tiger offense but were unable to wrap up the home team by a score of 46 to 43. THOMAS HUCKSOLL / HINTON RECORD
    The Hinton Comets were on the road Sept. 11 to play Mangum. The Comets met a dominating Tiger offense but were unable to wrap up the home team by a score of 46 to 43. THOMAS HUCKSOLL / HINTON RECORD
  • Maft McCain (52) gets a pep talk from Carter Pate (8) during the Mangum game.
    Maft McCain (52) gets a pep talk from Carter Pate (8) during the Mangum game.
  • Jack Brookshire (11) takes down an Oiler carrier during the Sept. 11 game at Mangum.
    Jack Brookshire (11) takes down an Oiler carrier during the Sept. 11 game at Mangum.
  • A strong Comet defense refuses to budge on the line of scrimmage, stopping the Oiler ball carrier in his hacks. The teams swapped scores tit-for-tat, but Mangum edged out the Comets 46-43.
    A strong Comet defense refuses to budge on the line of scrimmage, stopping the Oiler ball carrier in his hacks. The teams swapped scores tit-for-tat, but Mangum edged out the Comets 46-43.
MANGUM - The Hinton Comets headed into Mangum with spirts high after beating Hennessey Sept. 4, hoping to do the same against an undefeated Mangum on Sept. 11. The Comets, coming off the 1 point win were looking to continue to improve and build on a solid foundation in which the Comets D held their opponent to just 3 possessions in the first half and rushed for over 300 yards. The Tigers were…

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