A comeback bid by the Salem High School football team fell short Friday, Oct. 16, as the Tigers dropped a 32-28 SCA decision at home to Mountain View Liberty.
Salem trailed 22-16 at halftime.
The Tigers drop to 4-4 overall and 3-3 in the SCA. The Liberty Eagles improve to 6-2 and 5-1.
Salem is scheduled to close out its regular-season and SCA schedule Friday, Oct. 23 by hosting Cabool (5-3) with a 7 p.m. kickoff.
Cabool knocked off defending SCA champion Ava 34-18 Friday.
See more on Salem’s game against Liberty in next week’s printed edition of The Salem News.