Louisiana High School Basketball - Benton nips Captain ShreveJanuary 8, 2021: Benton, LA 71006
Benton Tigers (Benton, LA) backers were pleased Friday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the visiting Captain Shreve Gators (Shreveport, LA), 39-37 in a league bout.
With the victory, Benton upgrades its record to 8-5 on the campaign. The Tigers host Natchitoches Central (Natchitoches, LA) to play the Chiefs in a 5A District 1 bout on Tuesday, January 12. The Chiefs come into the bout with a record of 4-3.
Next up, the Gators play the Byrd Yellow Jackets (Shreveport, LA) in a 5A District 1 bout, on Tuesday, January 12. Captain Shreve will attempt to upgrade on its 7-6 season record.