Mississippi High School Basketball - Raleigh can't hold off Velma JacksonJanuary 30, 2018: Camden, MS 39045
The Velma Jackson Falcons basketball team scored 43 points and held the visiting Raleigh Lions to 36 in the Falcons league triumph on Tuesday.
The Falcons now sport a 15-4 record. They put it on the line next when they host St. Andrews Episcopal for a 3A Region 6 contest on Friday, February 2. Velma Jackson will battle a Saints team coming off a 49-35 league loss to Magee (Magee, MS). The Saints record now stands at 1-14.
The Lions (10-15) will now prepare for their contest against McLaurin (Florence, MS). The Tigers enter the 3A Region 6 contest with a 7-13 record.