Mississippi High School Basketball - Newton County topples Mendenhall
(January 22, 2010: Decatur, MS 39327) In Friday's league outing, the Newton County Cougars (Decatur, MS) basketball squad beat the visiting Mendenhall Tigers (Mendenhall, MS), by a margin of 72-61.
The Cougars (13-5) will now prepare for their outing against Neshoba Central (Philadelphia, MS). The Rockets go into the non-league outing with a 1-16 record.
The Tigers now own a 11-6 record. They take the field next when they travel to Raymond for a 4A Region 6 outing on Tuesday, January 26. Mendenhall will encounter a Rangers squad coming off a 69-68 league win over Newton County (Decatur, MS). The Rangers record now stands at 10-9.