Mississippi High School Basketball - Ripley nipped by North PontotocJanuary 12, 2021: Ecru, MS 38841
In Tuesday's league match, the host North Pontotoc Vikings basketball team scored a tight 48-42 triumph over the Ripley Tigers.
In their next game, the Vikings face the New Albany Bulldogs (New Albany, MS) in a 4A Region 1 match, on Tuesday, January 26. North Pontotoc will attempt to move on its 9-3 season record.
With the defeat, Ripley moves to 10-4 on the year. The Tigers host Tupelo Christian Prep (Belden, MS) to face the Eagles in a non-league match on Thursday, January 14. The Eagles enter the match with a record of 9-8. Tupelo Christian Prep won 37-26 in their recent league match against Baldwyn (Baldwyn, MS)