Kentucky High School Basketball - Russell tipped by Powell CountyJanuary 14, 2017: Stanton, KY 40380
In Saturday's non-league match, the host Powell County Pirates basketball team scored a tight 76-71 triumph over the Russell Red Devils.
In their next game, the Pirates meet the Wolfe County Wolves (Campton, KY) in a non-league match, on Monday, January 16. Powell County will attempt to move on its 11-6 season record. The Wolves enter the match with a 9-8 record after their 66-52 non-league loss to Cordia (Hazard, KY).
With the defeat, Russell moves to 7-11 on the year. The Red devils host Rowan County (Morehead, KY) to meet the Vikings in a District 61 match on Tuesday, January 17. The Vikings enter the match with a record of 12-5. Rowan County won 86-66 in their recent league match against Fleming County (Flemingsburg, KY)