Mississippi High School Basketball - Benton Academy overwhelmed by St. JosephJanuary 18, 2019: Greenville, MS 38701
The St. Joseph Fighting Irish basketball team scored 63 points and restricted the visiting Benton Academy Raiders to 23 in the Fighting Irish league victory on Friday.
The Fighting Irish now sport a 8-3 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to St. Aloysius for a non-league contest on Saturday, January 19. St. Joseph will battle a Flashes team coming off a 74-50 league win over Porter's Chapel Academy (Vicksburg, MS). The Flashes record now stands at 10-5.
The Raiders (0-6) will now prepare for their contest against St. Joseph (Greenville, MS). The Fighting Irish come into the MAIS AA District 2 contest with a 9-3 record.