Mississippi High School Basketball - Kemper County tops PhiladelphiaDecember 14, 2018: DeKalb, MS 39328
Kemper County Wildcats (DeKalb, MS) backers were pleased Friday as they saw their basketball squad knock off the visiting Philadelphia Tornadoes (Philadelphia, MS), 57-49 in a non-league bout.
With the victory, Kemper County upgrades its record to 8-3 on the campaign. The Wildcats host West Point (West Point, MS) to play the Green Wave in a non-league bout on Tuesday, December 18. The Green Wave come into the bout with a record of 1-8.
Next up, the Tornadoes play the Newton County Cougars (Decatur, MS) in a non-league bout, on Tuesday, December 18. Philadelphia will attempt to upgrade on its 8-2 season record. The Cougars come into the bout with a 3-8 record after their 72-43 non-league loss to Newton (Newton, MS).