Mississippi High School Football - Brandon held off by PetalOctober 11, 2019: Petal, MS 39465
In Friday's league game, the Petal Panthers (Petal, MS) football team got by the visiting Brandon Bulldogs (Brandon, MS), by a score of 27-24.
The Panthers (6-1) will now prepare for their game against Northwest Rankin (Brandon, MS). The Cougars come into the 6A Region 3 game with a 3-4 record. In their last game, Northwest Rankin nipped George County (Lucedale, MS), 35-0, in a league game.
The Bulldogs now sport a 5-3 record. They take the field next when they host Meridian for a 6A Region 3 game on Friday, October 18. Brandon will battle a Wildcats team coming off a 55-6 league loss to Oak Grove (Hattiesburg, MS). The Wildcats record now stands at 1-7.