Mississippi High School Basketball - Purvis edges Greene CountyJanuary 17, 2017: Leakesville, MS 39451
The Purvis Tornadoes (Purvis, MS) basketball nipped the host Greene County Wildcats (Leakesville, MS), 45-40 in Tuesday's league test.
The Tornadoes (7-11) will now prepare for their test against Poplarville (Poplarville, MS). The Hornets go into the 4A Region 7 test with a 8-8 record. In their last test, Poplarville was tipped by Forrest County Agricultural (Brooklyn, MS), 43-41, in a league test.
The Wildcats now own a 4-13 record. They play next when they host Columbia for a 4A Region 7 test on Friday, January 20. Greene County will encounter a Wildcats squad coming off a 74-57 league win over Sumrall (Sumrall, MS). The Wildcats record now stands at 7-8.