Mississippi High School Basketball - Murrah nips CallawayJanuary 21, 2017: Jackson, MS 39206
Fans at Saturday's non-league challenge between the Murrah Mustangs (Jackson, MS) and the host Callaway Chargers (Jackson, MS), saw Murrah's basketball squad hold off Callaway by a count of 76-72.
With the victory, Murrah upgrades its record to 14-4 on the campaign. The Mustangs host Warren Central (Vicksburg, MS) to play the Vikings in a 6A Region 4 challenge on Tuesday, January 24. The Vikings come into the challenge with a record of 8-8. Warren Central won 60-50 in their recent league challenge against Greenville (Greenville, MS)
Next up, the Chargers play the Wingfield Falcons (Jackson, MS) in a non-league challenge, on Tuesday, January 24. Callaway will attempt to upgrade on its 16-7 season record. The Falcons come into the challenge with a 6-15 record after their 81-68 league loss to Brookhaven (Brookhaven, MS).