Mississippi High School Basketball - Lafayette crushes SaltilloJanuary 18, 2019: Oxford, MS 38655
Lafayette Commodores (Oxford, MS) backers were in high spirits Friday as they witnessed their basketball squad bounce the visiting Saltillo Tigers (Saltillo, MS), 62-29 in a league bout.
With the win, Lafayette upgrades its record to 19-2 on the season. The Commodores travel to Grenada (Grenada, MS) to play the Chargers in a 5A Region 2 bout on Tuesday, January 22. The Chargers go into the bout with a record of 3-12. Grenada lost 48-21 in their recent non-league bout against Gentry (Indianola, MS)
Next up, the Tigers play the New Site Royals (New Site, MS) in a non-league bout, on Tuesday, January 22. Saltillo will attempt to upgrade on its 13-7 season record. The Royals go into the bout with a 20-6 record after their 59-47 non-league loss to Choctaw Central (Philadelphia, MS).