Mississippi High School Basketball - Harrison Central nips QuitmanJanuary 14, 2017: Quitman, MS 39355
Harrison Central Red Rebels (Gulfport, MS) backers were in high spirits Saturday as they witnessed their basketball squad tip the host Quitman Panthers (Quitman, MS), 52-46 in a non-league bout.
With the win, Harrison Central upgrades its record to 12-6 on the season. The Red Rebels host Hancock (Kiln, MS) to play the Hawks in a 6A Region 8 bout on Tuesday, January 17. The Hawks go into the bout with a record of 3-16. Hancock lost 68-52 in their recent league bout against Gulfport (Gulfport, MS)
Next up, the Panthers play the Newton County Cougars (Decatur, MS) in a 4A Region 5 bout, on Friday, January 20. Quitman will attempt to upgrade on its 6-7 season record. The Cougars go into the bout with a 11-7 record after their 62-52 league loss to Northeast Lauderdale (Meridian, MS).