Mississippi High School Basketball - North Forrest holds off PurvisDecember 13, 2016: Purvis, MS 39475
Fans at Tuesday's non-league challenge between the North Forrest Eagles (Hattiesburg, MS) and the host Purvis Tornadoes (Purvis, MS), saw North Forrest's basketball squad hold off Purvis by a tally of 46-44.
With the victory, North Forrest improves its record to 8-2 on the campaign. The Eagles travel to Perry Central (New Augusta, MS) to confront the Bulldogs in a non-league challenge on Friday, December 16. The Bulldogs come into the challenge with a record of 6-5. Perry Central won 61-60 in their recent league challenge against Seminary (Seminary, MS)
Next up, the Tornadoes confront the Richton Rebels (Richton, MS) in a non-league challenge, on Friday, December 16. Purvis will attempt to improve on its 2-9 season record.