Mississippi High School Football - Canton nips Neshoba CentralOctober 9, 2009: Canton, MS 39046
In Friday's league match, the host Canton Tigers football squad scored a close 32-30 victory over the Neshoba Central Rockets.
In their next game, the Tigers clash with the Pearl Pirates (Pearl, MS) in a 5A Region 2 match, on Friday, October 16. Canton will attempt to move on its 2-5 season record. The Pirates enter the match with a 4-3 record after their 35-28 league loss to Ridgeland (Ridgeland, MS).
The Rockets (3-4) will now prepare for their match against Provine (Jackson, MS). The Rams enter the 5A Region 2 match with a 2-5 record. In their last match, Provine held off Yazoo City (Yazoo City, MS), 22-18, in a league match.