Mississippi High School Basketball - Coahoma County nips West Tallahatchie
(January 11, 2011: Webb, MS 38966) Fans at Tuesday's league challenge between the Coahoma County Panthers (Clarksdale, MS) and the host West Tallahatchie Choctaws (Webb, MS), saw Coahoma County's basketball squad hold off West Tallahatchie by a score of 45-42.
With the victory, Coahoma County improves its record to 10-5 on the campaign. The Panthers travel to Strayhorn (Sarah, MS) to battle the Mustangs in a 2A Region 3 challenge on Tuesday, January 18. The Mustangs come into the challenge with a record of 0-10. Strayhorn lost 85-43 in their recent league challenge against Broad Street (Shelby, MS)
Next up, the Choctaws battle the Kennedy Hornets (Mound Bayou, MS) in a 2A Region 3 challenge, on Friday, January 14. West Tallahatchie will attempt to improve on its 2-13 season record. The Hornets come into the challenge with a 4-10 record after their 64-44 league loss to West Bolivar (Rosedale, MS).