Mississippi High School Basketball - Yazoo County thwarted by Velma JacksonJanuary 10, 2020: Yazoo City, MS 39194
The Yazoo County Panthers basketball team (Yazoo City, MS), was toppled 61-48 in Friday's league battle with the visiting Velma Jackson Falcons (Camden, MS)
The Falcons now possess a 13-5 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to St. Andrew's Episcopal for a 3A Region 6 battle on Tuesday, January 14. Velma Jackson will confront a Saints team coming off a 76-49 league win over Magee (Magee, MS). The Saints record now stands at 16-2.
The Panthers (9-7) will now prepare for their battle against McLaurin (Florence, MS). The Tigers come into the 3A Region 6 battle with a 1-13 record. In their last battle, McLaurin was toppled by Magee (Magee, MS), 67-19, in a league battle.