Mississippi High School Basketball - Cleveland Central edged by CantonJanuary 9, 2018: Cleveland, MS 38732
The Cleveland Central Wolves basketball team (Cleveland, MS), was nudged 38-35 in Tuesday's league battle with the visiting Canton Tigers (Canton, MS)
The Tigers now possess a 12-5 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Holmes County Central for a 5A Region 3 battle on Friday, January 12. Canton will confront a Jaguars team coming off a 41-40 league win over Neshoba Central (Philadelphia, MS). The Jaguars record now stands at 16-3.
The Wolves (11-4) will now prepare for their battle against Neshoba Central (Philadelphia, MS). The Rockets come into the 5A Region 3 battle with a 8-9 record. In their last battle, Neshoba Central was nudged by Holmes County Central (Lexington, MS), 41-40, in a league battle.