Mississippi High School Football - Richton drops to North ForrestSeptember 30, 2011: Hattiesburg, MS 39401
In Friday's league game, the North Forrest Eagles (Hattiesburg, MS) football team knocked off the visiting Richton Rebels (Richton, MS), by a score of 34-20.
The Eagles (5-2) will now prepare for their game against Bassfield (Bassfield, MS). The Yellowjackets come into the 2A Region 8 game with a 5-2 record. In their last game, Bassfield toppled East Marion (Columbia, MS), 13-7, in a league game.
The Rebels now sport a 2-5 record. They take the field next when they travel to West Lincoln for a non-league game on Friday, October 7. Richton will battle a Bears team coming off a 40-12 non-league loss to East Iberville (St. Gabriel, LA). The Bears record now stands at 1-5.