Mississippi High School Soccer - Forest held off by Northeast LauderdaleJanuary 16, 2021: Forest, MS 39074
The crowd at Saturday's non-league test between the Northeast Lauderdale Trojans (Meridian, MS) and the host Forest Bearcats (Forest, MS), saw Northeast Lauderdale's soccer squad get by Forest by a count of 3-2.
The Trojans now hold a 7-5 record. They play next when they host West Lauderdale for a 4A Region 4 test on Tuesday, January 19. Northeast Lauderdale will meet a Knights squad coming off a 7-0 league win over Newton County (Decatur, MS). The Knights record now stands at 14-3.
With the loss, Forest drops to 8-7 on the season. The Bearcats host Morton (Morton, MS) to meet the Panthers in a Class 1 Region 5 test on Tuesday, January 19. The Panthers come into the test with a record of 2-5. Morton lost 8-0 in their recent league test against Clarkdale (Meridian, MS)