Mississippi High School Basketball - Pontotoc tops ShannonJanuary 7, 2020: Shannon, MS 38868
Pontotoc Warriors (Pontotoc, MS) backers were pleased Tuesday as they saw their basketball squad knock off the host Shannon Red Raiders (Shannon, MS), 64-44 in a league bout.
With the victory, Pontotoc upgrades its record to 11-6 on the campaign. The Warriors host Itawamba Agricultural (Fulton, MS) to play the Indians in a 4A Region 2 bout on Friday, January 10. The Indians come into the bout with a record of 3-15. Itawamba Agricultural lost 56-53 in their recent non-league bout against Okolona (Okolona, MS)
Next up, the Red Raiders play the South Pontotoc Cougars (Pontotoc, MS) in a 4A Region 2 bout, on Tuesday, January 14. Shannon will attempt to upgrade on its 6-6 season record. The Cougars come into the bout with a 5-14 record after their 59-56 non-league loss to Tupelo Christian Prep (Belden, MS).