HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - The Mississippi high school playoffs are heating as February inches along.
The Northeast Jones girls advanced to the class 4A south state finals behind 8th-grader Kennedy Parish's go-ahead penalty kick in the 78th minute.
The Lady Tigers defeated Caledonia 2-1 on Friday night and will face West Lauderdale (21-1-2) for a shot at the state championship.
Here are more soccer scores from around the Pine Belt:
Hattiesburg (3) West Jones (2)
Oak Grove (3) Ocean Springs (2) – OT
Sacred Heart (6) North Forrest (0)
Long Beach (3) Pearl River Central (0)
Sacred Heart (10) Wesson (1)
Long Beach (2) Pearl River Central (0)
Here's the schedule for the remaining second round games on Saturday:
Northeast Jones at New Hope – 1 p.m.
West Jones at Forest Hill – 6 p.m.
Ocean Springs at Oak Grove – 3 p.m.