District play on tap this week
Published 5:15 am Tuesday, January 5, 2010
By CURTIS ROCKWELL
Item Sports Editor
All eight local prep basketball teams will get into region play this week.
Tonight, both Poplarville teams travel to Purvis in Region 8-4A play.
Also tonight, Picayune’s girls travel to Gulfport to face West Harrison in non-league play.
On Friday, both the Lady Tide and the Maroon Tide open Region 6-5A play against Wayne County in Waynesboro.
Also, both Pearl River Central teams are off until Friday when they host Stone in Region 6-5A action.
PRC’s games at Petal that were originally slated for this past Saturday have been moved to this Saturday afternoon.
Finally, both Hancock teams host Harrison Central tonight in Region 8-6A action.
• Also, on Monday Night Pearl River CC beat Loyola’s JV 87-53 as Phillip Crawford scored 15 points and had six rebounds while Kegan Houston had 13 points and three steals and Kenderek Washington scored 11.