Havelock’s Pharoh Cooper drafted by Los Angeles Rams

HAVELOCK, N.C. (WNCT) – Former Havelock High School standout Pharoh Cooper is headed to the NFL.

The 5-11 wide receiver was selected by the Los Angeles Rams in the 4th round of the 2016 NFL Draft.

Cooper shined at the University of South Carolina where he earned All-SEC honors after his 2014 and 2015 campaigns.

While at Havelock, Cooper helped guide the Rams to back-to-back state championships his junior and senior years.

Cooper, who celebrated the draft selection in Havelock, told WNCT he’ll fly out Thursday to Los Angeles to begin off-season training.


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