Louisiana High School Basketball - Benton over ByrdDecember 15, 2020: Benton, LA 71006
Fans at Tuesday's league challenge between the Benton Tigers (Benton, LA) and the visiting Byrd Yellow Jackets (Shreveport, LA), saw Benton's basketball squad overcome Byrd by a tally of 54-34.
With the victory, Benton improves its record to 6-3 on the campaign. The Tigers travel to Airline (Bossier City, LA) to confront the Vikings in a 5A District 1 challenge on Friday, December 18. The Vikings come into the challenge with a record of 3-6. Airline lost 48-37 in their recent league challenge against Southwood (Shreveport, LA)
Next up, the Yellow Jackets confront the Southwood Cowboys (Shreveport, LA) in a 5A District 1 challenge, on Thursday, December 17. Byrd will attempt to improve on its 4-5 season record. The Cowboys come into the challenge with a 11-2 record after their 48-37 league win over Airline (Bossier City, LA).