Mississippi High School Basketball - Union nipped by PhiladelphiaFebruary 5, 2019: Union, MS 39365
In Tuesday's league match, the visiting Philadelphia Tornadoes basketball team scored a tight 59-52 triumph over the Union Yellowjackets.
In their next game, the Tornadoes face the Lake Hornets (Lake, MS) in a 2A Region 4 match, on Friday, February 8. Philadelphia will attempt to move on its 17-9 season record. The Hornets enter the match with a 8-13 record after their 63-29 non-league loss to Puckett (Puckett, MS).
With the defeat, Union moves to 16-11 on the year. The Yellowjackets host Newton (Newton, MS) to face the Tigers in a 2A Region 4 match on Friday, February 8. The Tigers enter the match with a record of 21-2. Newton won 66-13 in their recent league match against Scott Central (Forest, MS)