Mississippi High School Football - Philadelphia knocks off ForestOctober 16, 2020: Philadelphia, MS 39350
The crowd at Friday's non-league contest between the Philadelphia Tornadoes (Philadelphia, MS) and the visiting Forest Bearcats (Forest, MS), observed Philadelphia's football squad thwart Forest by a tally of 34-26.
The Tornadoes now possess a 2-4 record. They play next when they travel to Newton for a 2A Region 6 contest on Friday, October 23. Philadelphia will play a Tigers squad coming off a 2-0 league win over Lake (Lake, MS). The Tigers record now stands at 4-2.
Coming up next, the Bearcats play the Morton Panthers (Morton, MS) in a 3A Region 5 contest, on Friday, October 23. Forest will attempt to advance on its 4-3 season record. The Panthers go into the contest with a 5-2 record after their 49-6 league win over Southeast Lauderdale (Meridian, MS).