Mississippi High School Basketball - Wingfield nudges McComb
(January 3, 2012: Jackson, MS 39204) Wingfield Falcons (Jackson, MS) backers were in high spirits Tuesday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the visiting McComb Tigers (McComb, MS), 65-61 in a league challenge.
With the victory, Wingfield improves its record to 7-10 on the campaign. The Falcons host Pearl (Pearl, MS) to play the Pirates in a 5A Region 6 challenge on Friday, January 6. The Pirates come into the challenge with a record of 14-2. Pearl lost 55-46 in their recent non-league challenge against Brandon (Brandon, MS)
Next up, the Tigers play the Brookhaven Panthers (Brookhaven, MS) in a 5A Region 6 challenge, on Friday, January 6. McComb will attempt to improve on its 11-8 season record.