Pearl River soccer standouts named Forrest General Wildcats of the Week

Published 4:18 pm Monday, September 20, 2021

POPLARVILLE, Miss. — Pearl River soccer forwards Jessica Harrison (Gulfport; St. Patrick) and Harper Baggett (Ocean Springs) have been selected as the Forrest General Wildcats of the Week.

Baggett was a force in No. 6 Pearl River’s victories against Southwest and No. 18 Meridian.

In a 4-0 win over Southwest, Baggett tallied one assist and one goal.

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He followed up his great game against Southwest by leading Pearl River to a 3-1 victory over Meridian with a goal.

Baggett is off to a fantastic start this season, earning five goals and two assists just five games into the year.

The Wildcat forward has been on the verge of claiming her first goal throughout the season. Harrison finally bagged her first collegiate goal and brace against Southwest, leading the Wildcats to a the 5-0 win.

The men’s and women’s soccer programs travel to Copiah-Lincoln on Tuesday before returning home on Friday to take on archrival Gulf Coast.

Sept. 7: 
Diamond Jones (volleyball) and Maddux Francis (men’s soccer)
Sept. 13: Julianah Overstreet (volleyball) and Bryan Whitehead II (football)