Mississippi High School Football - Clarkdale felled by NewtonOctober 7, 2016: Meridian, MS 39301
In Friday's league game, the Newton Tigers (Newton, MS) football team were victorious over the host Clarkdale Bulldogs (Meridian, MS), by a score of 26-8.
The Tigers (6-2) will now prepare for their game against Bay Springs (Bay Springs, MS). The Bulldogs come into the 2A Region 5 game with a 6-2 record. In their last game, Bay Springs knocked off Heidelberg (Heidelberg, MS), 47-28, in a league game.
The Bulldogs now sport a 2-6 record. They take the field next when they host Union for a 2A Region 5 game on Thursday, October 13. Clarkdale will battle a Yellowjackets team coming off a 37-20 league win over Enterprise (Enterprise, MS). The Yellowjackets record now stands at 7-1.