Mississippi High School Basketball - Velma Jackson over St. Andrew's EpiscopalFebruary 15, 2019: Ridgeland, MS 39157
Fans at Friday's non-league challenge between the Velma Jackson Falcons (Camden, MS) and the host St. Andrew's Episcopal Saints (Ridgeland, MS), saw Velma Jackson's basketball squad overcome St. Andrew's Episcopal by a tally of 60-45.
With the victory, Velma Jackson improves its record to 20-6 on the campaign. The Falcons travel to Forest (Forest, MS) to confront the Bearcats in a non-league challenge on Tuesday, February 19. The Bearcats come into the challenge with a record of 13-13. Forest lost 60-50 in their recent non-league challenge against Choctaw Central (Philadelphia, MS)
Next up, the Saints confront the Southeast Lauderdale Tigers (Meridian, MS) in a non-league challenge, on Tuesday, February 19. St. Andrew's Episcopal will attempt to improve on its 19-10 season record. The Tigers come into the challenge with a 8-17 record after their 57-47 non-league loss to Kemper County (DeKalb, MS).