Mississippi High School Football - Lanier felled by Neshoba CentralOctober 30, 2009: Jackson, MS 39203
In Friday's league game, the Neshoba Central Rockets (Philadelphia, MS) football team were victorious over the host Lanier Bulldogs (Jackson, MS), by a score of 27-0.
The Rockets (5-5) will now prepare for their game against Pearl (Pearl, MS). The Pirates come into the 5A Region 2 game with a 7-3 record. In their last game, Pearl knocked off Callaway (Jackson, MS), 33-20, in a league game.
The Bulldogs now sport a 3-7 record. They take the field next when they host Canton for a 5A Region 2 game on Saturday, October 31. Lanier will battle a Tigers team coming off a 14-6 league win over Provine (Jackson, MS). The Tigers record now stands at 3-7.