Missouri High School Basketball - East Newton nipped by MonettJanuary 22, 2019: Monett, MO 65708
The Monett Cubs tipped the visiting East Newton Patriots basketball team by a final score of 64-59 in Tuesday's league game.
In their next game, the Cubs face the Mt. Vernon Mountaineers (Mt. Vernon, MO) in a Big 8 game, on Friday, January 25. Monett will attempt to move on its 7-9 season record. The Mountaineers enter the game with a 14-8 record after their 76-64 league loss to Logan-Rogersville (Rogersville, MO).
With the defeat, East Newton moves to 7-9 on the year. The Patriots travel to Cassville (Cassville, MO) to face the Wildcats in a Big 8 game on Tuesday, January 29. The Wildcats enter the game with a record of 9-8. Cassville won 72-64 in their recent league game against McDonald County (Anderson, MO)