Mississippi High School Basketball - Perry Central nips North ForrestDecember 16, 2016: New Augusta, MS 39462
Perry Central Bulldogs (New Augusta, MS) backers were pleased Friday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the visiting North Forrest Eagles (Hattiesburg, MS), 53-52 in a non-league bout.
With the victory, Perry Central upgrades its record to 7-5 on the campaign. The Bulldogs travel to St. Patrick (Biloxi, MS) to play the Fighting Irish in a 3A Region 8 bout on Tuesday, January 3. The Fighting Irish come into the bout with a record of 6-3.
Next up, the Eagles play the Mount Olive Pirates (Mount Olive, MS) in a non-league bout, on Tuesday, December 20. North Forrest will attempt to upgrade on its 8-3 season record.