Mississippi High School Basketball - Wesson holds off Amite County
(January 20, 2012: Wesson, MS 39191) Wesson Cobras (Wesson, MS) backers were pleased Friday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the visiting Amite County Trojans (Liberty, MS), 65-61 in a league bout.
With the victory, Wesson upgrades its record to 14-9 on the campaign. The Cobras host Bassfield (Bassfield, MS) to play the Yellowjackets in a 2A Region 7 bout on Tuesday, January 24. The Yellowjackets come into the battle with a record of 17-4.
The Trojans (12-11) will now prepare for their battle against East Marion (Columbia, MS). The Eagles come into the 2A Region 7 battle with a 2-15 record. In their last battle, East Marion was nudged by Loyd Star (Brookhaven, MS), 59-28, in a league battle.