Mississippi High School Basketball - Myrtle topped by East UnionDecember 14, 2018: Myrtle, MS 38650
The East Union Urchins basketball team scored 54 points and restricted the host Myrtle Hawks to 40 in the Urchins non-league victory on Friday.
The Urchins now sport a 5-6 record. They put it on the line next when they host Blue Mountain for a non-league contest on Thursday, December 20. East Union will battle a Cougars team coming off a 61-37 non-league win over Tupelo Christian Prep (Belden, MS). The Cougars record now stands at 8-4.
The Hawks (4-9) will now prepare for their contest against Walnut (Walnut, MS). The Wildcats come into the non-league contest with a 5-6 record. In their last contest, Walnut was defeated by South Pontotoc (Pontotoc, MS), 62-52, in a non-league contest.