Mississippi High School Basketball - Union succumbs to PhiladelphiaJanuary 31, 2019: Philadelphia, MS 39350
The Philadelphia Tornadoes topped the visiting Union Yellowjackets basketball team by a final score of 66-51 in Thursday's league game.
In their next game, the Tornadoes face the Scott Central Rebels (Forest, MS) in a 2A Region 4 game, on Friday, February 1. Philadelphia will attempt to move on its 15-9 season record. The Rebels enter the game with a 5-7 record after their 54-33 league loss to Newton (Newton, MS).
With the defeat, Union moves to 15-10 on the year. The Yellowjackets travel to Stringer (Stringer, MS) to face the Red Devils in a non-league game on Saturday, February 2. The Red Devils enter the game with a record of 2-15. Stringer lost 73-18 in their recent league game against Leake County (Walnut Grove, MS)