SECOND PLACE West Lauderdale soccer coach Alex George tells members of his team to hold their heads up and be proud on Saturday after winning the second-place trophy in the state championship game in Pearl. West Lauderdale, which won a state title in 2000, dropped a 5-3 decision to St. Joseph Catholic High School of Madison to finish the season at 18-5. The Knights have played for the state title in each of the last four seasons.
Photo by Carisa McCain / The Meridian Star
Feb. 10, 2002