Arkansas High School Basketball - Nettleton nips Greene County TechJanuary 4, 2019: Paragould, AR 72450
Fans at Friday's league challenge between the Nettleton Raiders (Jonesboro, AR) and the host Greene County Tech Golden Eagles (Paragould, AR), saw Nettleton's basketball squad hold off Greene County Tech by a count of 72-65.
With the victory, Nettleton upgrades its record to 7-3 on the campaign. The Raiders host Marion (Marion, AR) to play the Patriots in a 5A East challenge on Tuesday, January 8. The Patriots come into the challenge with a record of 8-3. Marion won 64-52 in their recent league challenge against West Memphis (West Memphis, AR)
Next up, the Golden Eagles play the Mountain Home Bombers (Mountain Home, AR) in a 5A East challenge, on Tuesday, January 8. Greene County Tech will attempt to upgrade on its 11-2 season record. The Bombers come into the challenge with a 5-8 record after their 56-42 league loss to Jonesboro (Jonesboro, AR).