Trey Parnell’s hat trick leads New Hope boys soccer over Saltillo in MHSAA Class 5A second-round playoff game
The Trojans will face Center Hill in the north half state championship match Tuesday.
The Trojans took advantage of eerily familiar self-inflicted errors by the Tigers to escape with a one-point overtime win.
The Trojans faced a 2-1 deficit at halftime, but the Tigers pulled away for a 5-1 win.
The Trojans will host Lafayette at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the first round of the playoffs.
Elsewhere, Starkville Academy continued its string of road upsets in the MAIS Class 5A playoffs.
Noxubee County’s game at Corinth was also moved to Thursday because of weather concerns.
The latest exhibit for West Point’s consistency was at home against Saltillo on Friday night, when the Green Wave turned in an efficient and explosive night on each side of the ball.
A Mississippi bank teller was killed during an attempted robbery, and authorities say the suspect took her own life after a police chase.
Lee County Coroner Carolyn Gillentine-Green says a state medical examiner’s report has concluded that the shooting death of Anna Catherine McCoy was consistent with that of a homicide.