Mississippi High School Basketball - Myrtle can't hold off Ashland
(January 27, 2012: Ashland, MS 38603) The Ashland Blue Devils basketball team scored 76 points and held the visiting Myrtle Hawks to 73 in the Blue Devils league triumph on Friday.
The Blue Devils now sport a 9-17 record. They put it on the line next when they host Walnut for a non-league contest on Tuesday, January 31.
The Hawks (15-11) will now prepare for their contest against Hickory Flat (Hickory Flat, MS). The Rebels enter the non-league contest with a 17-11 record. In their last contest, Hickory Flat was nudged by Marshall Academy (Holly Springs, MS), 79-40, in a non-league contest.