Louisiana High School Basketball - Benton nipped by Captain ShreveJanuary 8, 2021: Benton, LA 71006
The Captain Shreve Gators tipped the host Benton Tigers basketball team by a final score of 40-36 in Friday's league game.
In their next game, the Gators face the Byrd Yellow Jackets (Shreveport, LA) in a 5A District 1 game, on Tuesday, January 12. Captain Shreve will attempt to move on its 10-7 season record. The Yellow Jackets enter the game with a 1-2 record after their 88-47 league loss to Natchitoches Central (Natchitoches, LA).
With the defeat, Benton moves to 14-5 on the year. The Tigers host Natchitoches Central (Natchitoches, LA) to face the Chiefs in a 5A District 1 game on Tuesday, January 12. The Chiefs enter the game with a record of 10-1. Natchitoches Central won 88-47 in their recent league game against Byrd (Shreveport, LA)