Mississippi High School Football - Jefferson County held off by South PikeAugust 19, 2016: Fayette, MS 39069
In Friday's non-league game, the South Pike Eagles (Magnolia, MS) football team got by the host Jefferson County Tigers (Fayette, MS), by a score of 20-14.
The Eagles (1-0) will now prepare for their game against Franklin County (Meadville, MS). The Bulldogs come into the non-league game with a 0-1 record. In their last game, Franklin County was tipped by Brookhaven (Brookhaven, MS), 21-13, in a non-league game.
The Tigers now sport a 0-1 record. They take the field next when they travel to Morton for a non-league game on Friday, September 2. Jefferson County will battle a Panthers team coming off a 27-14 non-league loss to Forest (Forest, MS). The Panthers record now stands at 0-1.