Mississippi High School Football - Leake Central drops to ForestSeptember 23, 2016: Carthage, MS 39051
In Friday's non-league game, the Forest Bearcats (Forest, MS) football team knocked off the host Leake Central Gators (Carthage, MS), by a score of 15-7.
The Bearcats (4-2) will now prepare for their game against Philadelphia (Philadelphia, MS). The Tornadoes come into the 3A Region 5 game with a 4-2 record. In their last game, Philadelphia toppled Leflore County (Itta Bena, MS), 45-22, in a non-league game.
The Gators now sport a 3-3 record. They take the field next when they host Louisville for a 4A Region 4 game on Friday, September 30. Leake Central will battle a Wildcats team coming off a 49-0 non-league win over Amanda Elzy (Greenwood, MS). The Wildcats record now stands at 2-4.