Mississippi High School Basketball - Raleigh fells McLaurinJanuary 17, 2017: Florence, MS 39073
Raleigh Lions (Raleigh, MS) backers were in high spirits Tuesday as they witnessed their basketball squad thwart the host McLaurin Tigers (Florence, MS), 56-37 in a league challenge.
With the victory, Raleigh improves its record to 7-4 on the campaign. The Lions host Magee (Magee, MS) to confront the Trojans in a 3A Region 6 challenge on Friday, January 20. The Trojans come into the challenge with a record of 3-13.
Next up, the Tigers confront the Morton Panthers (Morton, MS) in a 3A Region 6 challenge, on Friday, January 20. McLaurin will attempt to improve on its 2-16 season record. The Panthers come into the challenge with a 17-0 record after their 86-74 league win over St. Andrews Episcopal (Ridgeland, MS).