Mississippi High School Basketball - Poplarville can't hold off PurvisJanuary 19, 2018: Purvis, MS 39475
The Purvis Tornadoes basketball team scored 47 points and restricted the visiting Poplarville Hornets to 43 in the Tornadoes league victory on Friday.
The Tornadoes now sport a 5-10 record. They put it on the line next when they host Greene County for a 4A Region 7 contest on Monday, January 22. Purvis will battle a Wildcats team coming off a 46-39 league loss to Lawrence County (Monticello, MS). The Wildcats record now stands at 10-8.
The Hornets (3-12) will now prepare for their contest against Sumrall (Sumrall, MS). The Bobcats come into the 4A Region 7 contest with a 8-8 record. In their last contest, Sumrall was nudged by Lawrence County (Monticello, MS), 53-51, in a league contest.