Lumberton defeats North Forrest 48-42

Lumberton defeats North Forrest 48-42

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Lumberton got a 48-42 win over North Forrest Friday night.

The Panthers created some early momentum, building a 20-7 lead before the Eagles battled back.

A touchdown pass from Jared Tribett to Donnell Buckner made it 6-0. North Forrest answered with a kick off return from Christian Williamson.

Dre Coleman made it 12-7 for Lumberton with a rushing score. This was followed by a touchdown pass from Tribett to Ahmad Dalton.

Another score from Williamson keeps it close for North Forrest at 20-14.

A short run from Tribett made it 26-14 before the Tigers pulled within six at 26-22 before the half.