Mississippi High School Basketball - Leake Central nips LouisvilleJanuary 17, 2020: Carthage, MS 39051
Leake Central Gators (Carthage, MS) backers were pleased Friday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the visiting Louisville Wildcats (Louisville, MS), 82-79 in a league bout.
With the triumph, Leake Central moves its record to 11-3 on the year. The Gators travel to Kosciusko (Kosciusko, MS) to meet the Whippets in a 4A Region 4 match on Tuesday, January 21. The Whippets enter the match with a record of 15-4. Kosciusko lost 49-46 in their recent non-league match against Noxubee County (Macon, MS)
With the defeat, Louisville moves to 9-4 on the year. The Wildcats travel to Choctaw County (Ackerman, MS) to play the Chargers in a non-league bout on Saturday, January 18. The Chargers go into the bout with a record of 3-7. Choctaw County lost 60-52 in their recent league bout against Houston (Houston, MS)