Mississippi High School Basketball - South Pontotoc can't hold off BelmontDecember 17, 2021: Pontotoc, MS 38863
The South Pontotoc Cougars basketball team (Pontotoc, MS), was nudged 68-61 in Friday's non-league battle with the visiting Belmont Cardinals (Belmont, MS)
The Cardinals now possess a 12-1 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Marion County for a non-league battle on Tuesday, December 28. Belmont will battle a Red Raiders team coming off a 67-8 non-league win over Hubbertville (Fayette, AL). The Red Raiders record now stands at 9-2.
The Cougars (11-2) will now prepare for their battle against Walton-Verona (Walton, KY). The Bearcats come into the non-league battle with a 0-2 record. In their last battle, Walton-Verona was nudged by Simon Kenton (Independence, KY), 69-67, in a league battle.