Mississippi High School Basketball - Belmont nudges North PontotocJanuary 18, 2019: Belmont, MS 38827
In Friday's league outing, the Belmont Cardinals (Belmont, MS) basketball squad edged the visiting North Pontotoc Vikings (Ecru, MS), by a count of 52-50.
The Cardinals (8-12) will now prepare for their outing against Red Bay (Red Bay, AL). The Tigers go into the non-league outing with a 21-4 record. In their last outing, Red Bay held off Phil Campbell (Phil Campbell, AL), 63-27, in a non-league outing.
The Vikings now hold a 9-13 record. They play next when they host Alcorn Central for a 3A Region 1 outing on Tuesday, January 22. North Pontotoc will clash with a Bears squad coming off a 52-32 league win over Kossuth (Kossuth, MS). The Bears record now stands at 5-15.