Mississippi High School Basketball - Mount Olive edges Leake CountyJanuary 15, 2021: Mount Olive, MS 39119
The Mount Olive Pirates (Mount Olive, MS) basketball nipped the visiting Leake County Gators (Walnut Grove, MS), 52-50 in Friday's league test.
The Pirates (10-1) will now prepare for their test against Mississippi School for the Deaf (Jackson, MS). The Bulldogs go into the non-league test with a 0-10 record.
The Gators now own a 2-6 record. They play next when they travel to Stringer for a 1A Region 7 test on Tuesday, January 19. Leake County will encounter a Red Devils squad coming off a 49-24 league win over Sebastopol (Sebastopol, MS). The Red Devils record now stands at 5-7.