Mississippi High School Basketball - Mooreville fells South PontotocJanuary 31, 2020: Pontotoc, MS 38863
Mooreville Troopers (Mooreville, MS) backers were in high spirits Friday as they witnessed their basketball squad thwart the host South Pontotoc Cougars (Pontotoc, MS), 66-52 in a league bout.
With the win, Mooreville upgrades its record to 11-11 on the season. The Troopers host North Pontotoc (Ecru, MS) to play the Vikings in a non-league bout on Tuesday, February 4. The Vikings go into the bout with a record of 11-13. North Pontotoc lost 78-50 in their recent league match against New Albany (New Albany, MS)
With the defeat, South Pontotoc moves to 5-18 on the year. The Cougars travel to Itawamba Agricultural (Fulton, MS) to meet the Indians in a 4A Region 2 match on Tuesday, February 4. The Indians enter the match with a record of 6-19. Itawamba Agricultural won 63-57 in their recent non-league match against Booneville (Booneville, MS)