Mississippi High School Basketball - Southeast Lauderdale nips Kemper CountyJanuary 12, 2018: Meridian, MS 39301
Southeast Lauderdale Tigers (Meridian, MS) backers were pleased Friday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the visiting Kemper County Wildcats (DeKalb, MS), 59-56 in a league bout.
With the victory, Southeast Lauderdale upgrades its record to 5-4 on the campaign. The Tigers travel to Clinton (Clinton, MS) to confront the Arrows in a non-league battle on Saturday, January 13. The Arrows come into the battle with a record of 4-14. Clinton lost 62-59 in their recent league battle against Greenville (Greenville, MS)
The Wildcats (3-17) will now prepare for their battle against Choctaw Central (Philadelphia, MS). The Warriors come into the 3A Region 5 battle with a 9-7 record. In their last battle, Choctaw Central was nudged by Newton (Newton, MS), 52-38, in a non-league battle.