Mississippi High School Basketball - Florence nudges MendenhallJanuary 15, 2021: Mendenhall, MS 39114
In Friday's league outing, the Florence Eagles (Florence, MS) basketball squad edged the host Mendenhall Tigers (Mendenhall, MS), by a margin of 44-39.
In their next game, the Eagles meet the Northeast Jones Tigers (Laurel, MS) in a 4A Region 5 match, on Tuesday, January 19. Florence will attempt to move on its 12-5 season record. The Tigers enter the match with a 3-5 record after their 40-36 league win over Quitman (Quitman, MS).
With the defeat, Mendenhall moves to 1-10 on the year. The Tigers host Richland (Richland, MS) to meet the Rangers in a 4A Region 5 match on Tuesday, January 19. The Rangers enter the match with a record of 0-9.