Mississippi High School Basketball - Tupelo Christian Prep beaten by WheelerJanuary 17, 2017: Belden, MS 38826
The Wheeler Eagles ran past the host Tupelo Christian Prep Eagles basketball team by a final score of 59-43 in Tuesday's league game.
In their next game, the Eagles face the Jumpertown Cardinals (Booneville, MS) in a 1A Region 1 game, on Friday, January 20. Wheeler will attempt to move on its 15-2 season record. The Cardinals enter the game with a 3-15 record after their 91-55 league loss to Biggersville (Corinth, MS).
With the defeat, Tupelo Christian Prep moves to 4-7 on the year. The Eagles host Thrasher (Booneville, MS) to face the Rebels in a 1A Region 1 game on Thursday, January 19. The Rebels enter the game with a record of 4-11. Thrasher lost 47-45 in their recent league game against Pine Grove (Ripley, MS)