Mississippi High School Basketball - Sacred Heart fells RichtonJanuary 27, 2020: Richton, MS 39476
Sacred Heart Crusaders (Hattiesburg, MS) followers went home happy Monday as they observed their basketball team prevail over the host Richton Rebels (Richton, MS), 50-36 in a league match.
In their next game, the Crusaders meet the Salem Wildcats (Tylertown, MS) in a 1A Region 8 match, on Tuesday, January 28. Sacred Heart will attempt to move on its 10-10 season record. The Wildcats enter the match with a 0-15 record after their 64-28 non-league loss to Purvis (Purvis, MS).
With the defeat, Richton moves to 8-11 on the year. The Rebels travel to Resurrection Catholic (Pascagoula, MS) to meet the Eagles in a 1A Region 8 match on Tuesday, January 28. The Eagles enter the match with a record of 3-8. Resurrection Catholic lost 52-14 in their recent league match against Lumberton (Lumberton, MS)