Mississippi High School Basketball - Shaw crushes Leflore CountyFebruary 4, 2020: Itta Bena, MS 38941
Shaw Hawks (Shaw, MS) backers were in high spirits Tuesday as they witnessed their basketball squad bounce the host Leflore County Tigers (Itta Bena, MS), 69-44 in a league bout.
With the win, Shaw upgrades its record to 17-8 on the season. The Hawks travel to Gentry (Indianola, MS) to clash with the Rams in a non-league bout on Friday, February 7. The Rams go into the bout with a record of 22-5. Gentry won 61-45 in their recent non-league bout against Cleveland Central (Cleveland, MS)
Next up, the Tigers clash with the West Bolivar Eagles (Rosedale, MS) in a 1A Region 6 bout, on Friday, February 7. Leflore County will attempt to upgrade on its 3-19 season record. The Eagles enter the contest with a 10-12 record after their 44-26 league win over Simmons (Hollandale, MS).