Mississippi High School Basketball - Amite County nipped by Loyd StarJanuary 22, 2019: Liberty, MS 39645
The Loyd Star Hornets tipped the host Amite County Trojans basketball team by a final score of 66-61 in Tuesday's league game.
In their next game, the Hornets face the Bogue Chitto Bobcats (Bogue Chitto, MS) in a 2A Region 7 game, on Friday, January 25. Loyd Star will attempt to move on its 13-7 season record. The Bobcats enter the game with a 6-16 record after their 51-39 league loss to West Lincoln (Brookhaven, MS).
With the defeat, Amite County moves to 2-12 on the year. The Trojans host Enterprise (Brookhaven, MS) to face the Yellowjackets in a 2A Region 7 game on Friday, January 25. The Yellowjackets enter the game with a record of 4-14. Enterprise lost 46-38 in their recent non-league game against Pisgah (Sandhill, MS)