Mississippi High School Baseball - Shannon holds off Ripley
(March 27, 2010: Shannon, MS 38868) Shannon Red Raiders (Shannon, MS) fans exited the stadium thrilled Saturday as they observed their baseball squad overcome the visiting Ripley Tigers (Ripley, MS), 9-5 in a non-league test.
With the win, Shannon upgrades its record to 5-8 on the season. The Red Raiders travel to Tishomingo County (Iuka, MS) to battle the Braves in a 4A Region 1 test on Tuesday, March 30. The Braves come into the test with a record of 9-6. Tishomingo County won 9-2 in their recent non-league test against Belmont (Belmont, MS)
With the defeat, Ripley falls to 6-5 on the season. The Tigers host Corinth (Corinth, MS) to battle the Warriors in a 3A Region 1 test on Tuesday, March 30. The Warriors come into the test with a record of 7-5. Corinth won 7-4 in their recent league test against Kossuth (Kossuth, MS)