Mississippi High School Basketball - Velma Jackson beaten by Forest HillDecember 27, 2018: Jackson, MS 39212
In Thursday's non-league match, the host Forest Hill Patriots basketball team scored a good 68-56 triumph over the Velma Jackson Falcons.
In their next game, the Patriots face the Warren Central Vikings (Vicksburg, MS) in a non-league match, on Friday, December 28. Forest Hill will attempt to move on its 12-3 season record. The Vikings enter the match with a 6-8 record after their 42-35 non-league win over Wingfield (Jackson, MS).
With the defeat, Velma Jackson moves to 7-5 on the year. The Falcons host Crystal Springs (Crystal Springs, MS) to face the Tigers in a 3A Region 6 match on Tuesday, January 8. The Tigers enter the match with a record of 8-5.