Arkansas High School Basketball - Morrilton can't hold off LafayetteDecember 29, 2017: Morrilton, AR 72110
The Morrilton Devil Dogs basketball team (Morrilton, AR), was nudged 64-59 in Friday's non-league battle with the visiting Lafayette Fighting Irish (St. Joseph, MO)
The Fighting Irish now sport a 7-6 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to North Little Rock for a non-league battle on Sunday, December 31. Lafayette will battle a Charging Wildcats team coming off a 73-53 non-league win over Ruskin (Kansas City, MO). The Charging Wildcats record now stands at 8-3.
With the defeat, Morrilton moves to 10-5 on the year. The Devil dogs travel to West Memphis (West Memphis, AR) to meet the Blue Devils in a non-league match on Friday, December 29. The Blue Devils enter the match with a record of 9-2. West Memphis lost 44-43 in their recent non-league match against Mitchell (Memphis, TN)