Mississippi High School Basketball - Forest prevails Lake
(January 7, 2012: Lake, MS 39092) Forest Bearcats (Forest, MS) backers were in high spirits Saturday as they witnessed their basketball squad thwart the host Lake Hornets (Lake, MS), 56-44 in a non-league bout.
With the win, Forest upgrades its record to 10-3 on the season. The Bearcats travel to Bailey Magnet (Jackson, MS) to play the Knights in a 3A Region 6 bout on Tuesday, January 10. The Knights go into the bout with a record of 8-7. Bailey Magnet won 61-45 in their recent league bout against St. Andrews Episcopal (Ridgeland, MS)
Next up, the Hornets play the Puckett Wolves (Puckett, MS) in a 2A Region 6 bout, on Tuesday, January 10. Lake will attempt to upgrade on its 6-9 season record. The Wolves go into the bout with a 2-16 record after their 55-44 league loss to Union (Union, MS).