Mississippi High School Basketball - New Site holds off East UnionJanuary 29, 2019: New Site, MS 38859
Fans at Tuesday's league challenge between the New Site Royals (New Site, MS) and the visiting East Union Urchins (Blue Springs, MS), saw New Site's basketball squad hold off East Union by a tally of 49-45.
With the victory, New Site improves its record to 19-9 on the campaign. The Royals travel to Walnut (Walnut, MS) to confront the Wildcats in a 2A Region 1 challenge on Friday, February 1. The Wildcats come into the challenge with a record of 2-20. Walnut lost 66-19 in their recent league challenge against Baldwyn (Baldwyn, MS)
Next up, the Urchins confront the Ingomar Falcons (New Albany, MS) in a 2A Region 1 challenge, on Friday, February 1. East Union will attempt to improve on its 12-11 season record. The Falcons come into the challenge with a 25-4 record after their 70-51 non-league win over Belmont (Belmont, MS).