Oklahoma High School Basketball - Vinita nipped by Fort GibsonFebruary 9, 2018: Vinita, OK 74301
The Fort Gibson Tigers held off the host Vinita Hornets basketball team by a tally of 57-52 in Friday's league battle.
The Tigers now possess a 19-3 record. They put it on the line next when they host Hilldale for a Verdigris Valley battle on Tuesday, February 13. Fort Gibson will confront a Hornets team coming off a 63-39 league win over Miami (Miami, OK). The Hornets record now stands at 8-14.
The Hornets (17-5) will now prepare for their battle against Locust Grove (Locust Grove, OK). The Pirates come into the non-league battle with a 17-9 record. In their last battle, Locust Grove edged Jay (Jay, OK), 55-44, in a league battle.