Mississippi High School Basketball - Velma Jackson edged by Crystal SpringsJanuary 26, 2018: Camden, MS 39045
The Velma Jackson Falcons basketball team (Camden, MS), was nudged 35-31 in Friday's league battle with the visiting Crystal Springs Tigers (Crystal Springs, MS)
The Tigers now possess a 6-5 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to McLaurin for a 3A Region 6 battle on Tuesday, January 30. Crystal Springs will confront a Tigers team coming off a 68-20 league loss to Magee (Magee, MS). The Tigers record now stands at 7-13.
The Falcons (13-4) will now prepare for their battle against Raleigh (Raleigh, MS). The Lions come into the 3A Region 6 battle with a 10-14 record. In their last battle, Raleigh edged St. Andrews Episcopal (Ridgeland, MS), 62-21, in a league battle.