Mississippi High School Basketball - Myrtle overwhelmed by MoorevilleDecember 14, 2019: Mooreville, MS 38857
The Mooreville Troopers basketball team scored 78 points and restricted the visiting Myrtle Hawks to 51 in the Troopers non-league victory on Saturday.
The Troopers now sport a 7-4 record. They put it on the line next when they host Pontotoc for a 4A Region 2 contest on Tuesday, December 17. Mooreville will battle a Warriors team coming off a 66-59 non-league win over Booneville (Booneville, MS). The Warriors record now stands at 7-5.
The Hawks (6-4) will now prepare for their contest against Byers (Holly Springs, MS). The Lions come into the 1A Region 3 contest with a 3-6 record. In their last contest, Byers triumphed over Tishomingo County (Iuka, MS), 87-69, in a non-league contest.