Arkansas High School Basketball - West Memphis holds off ParagouldJanuary 18, 2019: West Memphis, AR 72301
Fans at Friday's league challenge between the West Memphis Blue Devils (West Memphis, AR) and the visiting Paragould Rams (Paragould, AR), saw West Memphis's basketball squad hold off Paragould by a tally of 38-35.
With the victory, West Memphis improves its record to 9-6 on the campaign. The Blue Devils travel to Greene County Tech (Paragould, AR) to confront the Golden Eagles in a 5A East challenge on Tuesday, January 22. The Golden Eagles come into the challenge with a record of 9-7. Greene County Tech won 57-55 in their recent league challenge against Marion (Marion, AR)
Next up, the Rams confront the Marion Patriots (Marion, AR) in a 5A East challenge, on Tuesday, January 22. Paragould will attempt to improve on its 13-5 season record. The Patriots come into the challenge with a 10-9 record after their 57-55 league loss to Greene County Tech (Paragould, AR).