Mississippi High School Basketball - Pascagoula nips Harrison CentralDecember 31, 2016: Gulfport, MS 39503
Pascagoula Panthers (Pascagoula, MS) backers were pleased Saturday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the host Harrison Central Red Rebels (Gulfport, MS), 54-47 in a non-league bout.
With the victory, Pascagoula upgrades its record to 12-4 on the campaign. The Panthers travel to West Harrison (Gulfport, MS) to play the Hurricanes in a 5A Region 8 bout on Tuesday, January 10. The Hurricanes come into the bout with a record of 3-8.
Next up, the Red Rebels play the Hancock Hawks (Kiln, MS) in a 6A Region 8 bout, on Tuesday, January 3. Harrison Central will attempt to upgrade on its 8-4 season record. The Hawks come into the bout with a 3-13 record after their 54-45 non-league win over St. Charles Catholic (LaPlace, LA).