Mississippi High School Football - Tylertown held off by BassfieldSeptember 23, 2011: Bassfield, MS 39421
In Friday's non-league game, the Bassfield Yellowjackets (Bassfield, MS) football team tipped the visiting Tylertown Chiefs (Tylertown, MS), by a final score of 44-42.
The Yellowjackets (4-2) will now prepare for their game against East Marion (Columbia, MS). The Eagles come into the 2A Region 8 game with a 5-0 record. In their last game, East Marion got by Prentiss (Prentiss, MS), 35-6, in a non-league game.
The Chiefs now hold a 4-1 record. They take the field next when they host South Pike for a 4A Region 7 game on Friday, September 30. Tylertown will battle a Eagles team coming off a 6-0 non-league win over Jefferson County (Fayette, MS). The Eagles record now stands at 4-2.