Arkansas High School Basketball - Paris holds off ScrantonDecember 30, 2017: Scranton, AR 72863
Fans at Saturday's non-league challenge between the Paris Eagles (Paris, AR) and the host Scranton Rockets (Scranton, AR), saw Paris's basketball squad hold off Scranton by a tally of 35-34.
With the victory, Paris improves its record to 7-9 on the campaign. The Eagles travel to Lamar (Lamar, AR) to confront the Warriors in a 3A Region 4 challenge on Tuesday, January 2. The Warriors come into the challenge with a record of 9-3. Lamar won 61-50 in their recent non-league challenge against Dover (Dover, AR)
Next up, the Rockets confront the Westside Rebels (Coal Hill, AR) in a non-league challenge, on Friday, January 5. Scranton will attempt to improve on its 6-11 season record. The Rebels come into the challenge with a 12-7 record after their 61-34 league loss to Lavaca (Lavaca, AR).