Mississippi High School Basketball - Northwest Rankin prevails ClintonDecember 30, 2009: Brandon, MS 39047
Northwest Rankin Cougars (Brandon, MS) backers were in high spirits Wednesday as they witnessed their basketball squad thwart the visiting Clinton Arrows (Clinton, MS), 71-57 in a non-league bout.
With the win, Northwest Rankin upgrades its record to 14-4 on the season. The Cougars host Murrah (Jackson, MS) to play the Mustangs in a 6A Region 3 bout on Tuesday, January 5. The Mustangs go into the bout with a record of 9-3. Murrah lost 52-37 in their recent non-league bout against Lanier (Jackson, MS)
Next up, the Arrows play the Warren Central Vikings (Vicksburg, MS) in a 6A Region 4 bout, on Tuesday, January 5. Clinton will attempt to upgrade on its 12-6 season record. The Vikings go into the bout with a 8-2 record after their 65-53 non-league win over Lawrence County (Monticello, MS).