Mississippi High School Basketball - Booneville nudges WheelerJanuary 11, 2019: Booneville, MS 38829
In Friday's non-league outing, the Booneville Blue Devils (Booneville, MS) basketball squad edged the visiting Wheeler Eagles (Wheeler, MS), by a count of 68-61.
The Blue Devils (10-7) will now prepare for their outing against Baldwyn (Baldwyn, MS). The Bearcats go into the non-league outing with a 17-1 record. In their last outing, Baldwyn held off New Site (New Site, MS), 73-59, in a non-league outing.
The Eagles now hold a 14-6 record. They play next when they host Blue Mountain for a 1A Region 1 outing on Tuesday, January 15. Wheeler will clash with a Cougars squad coming off a 68-58 league loss to Pine Grove (Ripley, MS). The Cougars record now stands at 6-13.