Mississippi High School Basketball - Tupelo Christian Prep nudges ThrasherJanuary 20, 2017: Belden, MS 38826
Tupelo Christian Prep Eagles (Belden, MS) backers were in high spirits Friday as they witnessed their basketball squad tip the visiting Thrasher Rebels (Booneville, MS), 68-61 in a league bout.
With the win, Tupelo Christian Prep upgrades its record to 5-7 on the season. The Eagles host Pine Grove (Ripley, MS) to clash with the Panthers in a 1A Region 1 bout on Tuesday, January 24. The Panthers go into the bout with a record of 14-7. Pine Grove lost 91-86 in their recent league bout against Biggersville (Corinth, MS)
Next up, the Rebels clash with the Jumpertown Cardinals (Booneville, MS) in a 1A Region 1 bout, on Tuesday, January 24. Thrasher will attempt to upgrade on its 4-12 season record. The Cardinals go into the bout with a 3-16 record after their 90-39 league loss to Wheeler (Wheeler, MS).