Mississippi High School Basketball - Poplarville knocked off by PurvisJanuary 11, 2019: Purvis, MS 39475
The Purvis Tornadoes basketball team scored 40 points and held the visiting Poplarville Hornets to 22 in the Tornadoes league triumph on Friday.
The Tornadoes now sport a 17-3 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Greene County for a 4A Region 7 contest on Tuesday, January 15. Purvis will battle a Wildcats team coming off a 50-40 league win over Sumrall (Sumrall, MS). The Wildcats record now stands at 14-6.
The Hornets (8-6) will now prepare for their contest against Pearl River Central (Carriere, MS). The Blue Devils enter the non-league contest with a 15-3 record. In their last contest, Pearl River Central ran past Picayune (Picayune, MS), 38-31, in a league contest.