ABILENE, Texas — While many of the skill players in the state are in College Station for the state 7-on-7 Championships this weekend, the men in the trenches will be in Abilene for the inaugural State Lineman Challenge at Shelton Stadium on the campus of Hardin-Simmons University.
The Big Country is well represented this year in the state 7on7 tournament championship bracket with all four division two teams advancing.
Wylie, Anson, Albany, and Goldthwaite are featured in the Top Match Ups of Week 4 in the 2014 season.
The Abilene High Eagles are set to start the State 7-on-7 Tournament on Friday afternoon down in College Station.
The Cooper Cougars have to find a way to replace a number of players from last years squad, and that includes finding somebody under center after the departure of Lorenzo Joe. This year it falls on David Ruot's shoulders to lead the Cougars.