Mississippi High School Basketball - Myrtle thwarts FalknerJanuary 30, 2018: Myrtle, MS 38650
The Myrtle Hawks (Myrtle, MS) basketball knocked off the visiting Falkner Eagles (Falkner, MS), 68-53 in Tuesday's league test.
The Hawks (7-17) will now prepare for their outing against Byers (Holly Springs, MS). The Lions go into the 1A Region 2 outing with a 7-9 record. In their last outing, Byers defeated Blue Mountain (Blue Mountain, MS), 80-53, in a non-league outing.
The Eagles now own a 3-19 record. They play next when they host Walnut for a non-league outing on Friday, February 2. Falkner will clash with a Wildcats squad coming off a 72-64 league win over Strayhorn (Sarah, MS). The Wildcats record now stands at 10-11.