Mississippi High School Basketball - Independence can't hold off BelmontDecember 17, 2018: Independence, MS 38618
The Belmont Cardinals basketball team scored 53 points and held the host Independence Wildcats to 46 in the Cardinals non-league triumph on Monday.
The Cardinals now sport a 6-6 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Baldwyn for a non-league contest on Tuesday, December 18. Belmont will battle a Bearcats team coming off a 71-39 non-league win over Pine Grove (Ripley, MS). The Bearcats record now stands at 12-0.
The Wildcats (3-10) will now prepare for their contest against Pine Grove (Ripley, MS). The Panthers enter the non-league contest with a 3-9 record. In their last contest, Pine Grove was nudged by Baldwyn (Baldwyn, MS), 71-39, in a non-league contest.