Mississippi High School Basketball - Mendenhall fells West LauderdaleFebruary 1, 2019: Collinsville, MS 39325
Mendenhall Tigers (Mendenhall, MS) backers were in high spirits Friday as they witnessed their basketball squad thwart the host West Lauderdale Knights (Collinsville, MS), 43-34 in a league bout.
With the win, Mendenhall upgrades its record to 10-11 on the season. The Tigers host Northeast Jones (Laurel, MS) to play the Tigers in a 4A Region 5 bout on Monday, February 4. The Tigers go into the bout with a record of 9-7. Northeast Jones won 56-33 in their recent league bout against Quitman (Quitman, MS)
Next up, the Knights play the Lamar Raiders (Meridian, MS) in a non-league bout, on Thursday, February 7. West Lauderdale will attempt to upgrade on its 7-18 season record. The Raiders go into the bout with a 18-7 record after their 29-25 league loss to Simpson Academy (Mendenhall, MS).