Mississippi High School Basketball - Ripley overwhelms Tupelo Christian PrepJanuary 14, 2021: Ripley, MS 38663
Fans at Thursday's non-league challenge between the Ripley Tigers (Ripley, MS) and the visiting Tupelo Christian Prep Eagles (Belden, MS), saw Ripley's basketball squad wallop Tupelo Christian Prep by a tally of 65-34.
With the victory, Ripley improves its record to 12-3 on the campaign. The Tigers host Tishomingo County (Iuka, MS) to play the Braves in a 4A Region 1 challenge on Saturday, January 16. The Braves come into the challenge with a record of 1-9. Tishomingo County lost 72-67 in their recent non-league challenge against Saltillo (Saltillo, MS)
Next up, the Eagles play the Smithville Seminoles (Smithville, MS) in a 1A Region 2 challenge, on Tuesday, January 19. Tupelo Christian Prep will attempt to improve on its 9-7 season record.