Mississippi High School Basketball - Pearl overwhelms NatchezJanuary 23, 2018: Pearl, MS 39208
Fans at Tuesday's non-league challenge between the Pearl Pirates (Pearl, MS) and the visiting Natchez Bulldogs (Natchez, MS), saw Pearl's basketball squad wallop Natchez by a tally of 74-42.
With the victory, Pearl improves its record to 11-10 on the campaign. The Pirates host Brandon (Brandon, MS) to play the Bulldogs in a 6A Region 6 challenge on Friday, January 26. The Bulldogs come into the challenge with a record of 15-5.
Next up, the Bulldogs play the Brookhaven Panthers (Brookhaven, MS) in a 5A Region 6 challenge, on Friday, January 26. Natchez will attempt to improve on its 12-7 season record. The Panthers come into the challenge with a 10-12 record after their 59-52 league loss to Forest Hill (Jackson, MS).