Mississippi High School Basketball - Jim Hill nips MurrahDecember 26, 2016: Jackson, MS 39202
Fans at Monday's non-league challenge between the Jim Hill Tigers (Jackson, MS) and the host Murrah Mustangs (Jackson, MS), saw Jim Hill's basketball squad hold off Murrah by a tally of 58-57.
With the victory, Jim Hill improves its record to 6-5 on the campaign. The Tigers travel to Terry (Terry, MS) to play the Bulldogs in a 6A Region 6 challenge on Friday, January 6. The Bulldogs come into the challenge with a record of 12-3. Terry won 68-67 in their recent non-league challenge against Wingfield (Jackson, MS)
Next up, the Mustangs play the Clinton Arrows (Clinton, MS) in a 6A Region 4 challenge, on Tuesday, January 3. Murrah will attempt to improve on its 9-4 season record. The Arrows come into the challenge with a 8-4 record after their 49-44 non-league loss to Vicksburg (Vicksburg, MS).
slow start but pushed thru it for the win.