Arkansas High School Basketball - Southside holds off CentralFebruary 20, 2018: Fort Smith, AR 72903
Fans at Tuesday's league challenge between the Southside Mavericks (Fort Smith, AR) and the visiting Central Tigers (Little Rock, AR), saw Southside's basketball squad hold off Central by a tally of 77-71.
With the victory, Southside improves its record to 14-13 on the campaign. The Mavericks travel to Northside (Fort Smith, AR) to confront the Grizzlies in a 7A Central challenge on Friday, February 23. The Grizzlies come into the challenge with a record of 20-8. Northside lost 45-44 in their recent league challenge against Cabot (Cabot, AR)
Next up, the Tigers confront the Catholic Rockets (Little Rock, AR) in a 7A Central challenge, on Friday, February 23. Central will attempt to improve on its 8-16 season record. The Rockets come into the challenge with a 7-18 record after their 55-46 league loss to Conway (Conway, AR).