Missouri High School Basketball - Hannibal nudges Mexico
(December 18, 2009: Mexico, MO 65265) In Friday's league outing, the Hannibal Pirates (Hannibal, MO) basketball squad edged the host Mexico Bulldogs (Mexico, MO), by a count of 65-62.
The Pirates (5-4) will now prepare for their outing against Savannah (Savannah, MO). The Savages go into the non-league outing with a 3-2 record. In their last outing, Savannah was tipped by Penney (Hamilton, MO), 56-44, in a non-league outing.
The Bulldogs now hold a 5-3 record. They take the field next when they travel to Centralia for a non-league outing on Monday, December 21. Mexico will encounter a Panthers squad coming off a 66-54 non-league loss to Blair Oaks (Jefferson City, MO). The Panthers record now stands at 1-3.