Louisiana High School Basketball - Philadelphia trounces CapitolJanuary 19, 2019: Baton Rouge, LA 70802
The Philadelphia Tornadoes (Philadelphia, MS) basketball crushed the host Capitol Lions (Baton Rouge, LA), 68-35 in Saturday's non-league test.
The Tornadoes (16-5) will now prepare for their test against Newton (Newton, MS). The Tigers go into the 2A Region 4 test with a 15-7 record. In their last test, Newton was trounced by Quitman (Quitman, MS), 47-44, in a non-league test.
The Lions now own a 11-11 record. They play next when they host Belaire for a non-league test on Monday, January 21. Capitol will encounter a Bengals squad coming off a 62-45 non-league win over The Church Academy (Baton Rouge, LA). The Bengals record now stands at 16-5.