Mississippi High School Basketball - Leland over SimmonsJanuary 19, 2019: Hollandale, MS 38748
Fans at Saturday's non-league challenge between the Leland Cubs (Leland, MS) and the host Simmons Blue Devils (Hollandale, MS), saw Leland's basketball squad overcome Simmons by a tally of 64-56.
With the victory, Leland improves its record to 20-1 on the campaign. The Cubs travel to O'Bannon (Greenville, MS) to play the Greenwaves in a 2A Region 3 challenge on Tuesday, January 22. The Greenwaves come into the challenge with a record of 0-11. O'Bannon lost 69-14 in their recent non-league challenge against Greenville (Greenville, MS)
Next up, the Blue Devils play the Brooks Tigers (Benoit, MS) in a 1A Region 3 challenge, on Tuesday, January 22. Simmons will attempt to improve on its 14-7 season record. The Tigers come into the challenge with a 1-11 record after their 55-13 non-league loss to Gentry (Indianola, MS).