Louisiana High School Basketball - Pearl River knocked off by Pope John Paul IIDecember 16, 2016: Pearl River, LA 70452
The Pope John Paul II Jaguars basketball team scored 63 points and held the host Pearl River Rebels to 50 in the Jaguars non-league triumph on Friday.
The Jaguars now sport a 6-5 record. They put it on the line next when they host Episcopal for a non-league contest on Friday, December 23. Pope John Paul II will meet a Knights team coming off a 64-39 non-league win over Central (Baton Rouge, LA). The Knights record now stands at 13-1.
The Rebels (4-6) will now prepare for their contest against Archbishop Hannan (Covington, LA). The Hawks enter the non-league contest with a 9-2 record. In their last contest, Archbishop Hannan ran past St. Charles Catholic (LaPlace, LA), 62-53, in a non-league contest.