Defense key in win over Ellison
The Copperas Cove Bulldawgs (5-3, 3-2) claimed their first win at Fort Hood Stadium defeating the Ellison Eagles (0-8, 0-5) 48-28 Friday evening. Copperas Cove, led by junior quarterback Manny Harris racked up 497 yards of total offense with Harris connecting with five different receivers for three scores while rushing for 89 yards and a pair of scores on the ground. Senior receiver Phillip Baptiste surpassed the 1998 single season receiving record of Charles Tillman. Baptiste has 1,090 yards through eight games on the season with a pair remaining.
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