Mississippi High School Basketball - Kemper County holds off ClarkdaleJanuary 12, 2021: Meridian, MS 39301
Fans at Tuesday's league challenge between the Kemper County Wildcats (DeKalb, MS) and the host Clarkdale Bulldogs (Meridian, MS), saw Kemper County's basketball squad hold off Clarkdale by a tally of 42-39.
With the victory, Kemper County improves its record to 2-1 on the campaign. The Wildcats travel to Morton (Morton, MS) to confront the Panthers in a 3A Region 5 challenge on Friday, January 22. The Panthers come into the challenge with a record of 2-9.
Next up, the Bulldogs confront the Southeast Lauderdale Tigers (Meridian, MS) in a 3A Region 5 challenge, on Thursday, January 14. Clarkdale will attempt to improve on its 2-13 season record.