It was a recurring theme – a slow start – when the French Camp boys basketball season ended with a 74-40 loss to West Lowndes in the opening round of the 1A state tournament. The Panthers were outscored 17-0 in the first quarter.
Instant replay in Mississippi high school games? It is already a reality for the Mississippi Association of Independent Schools (MAIS) and could happen for the Mississippi High School Activities Association, but probably not for at least a couple of years.
The French Camp girls basketball season came to an end with a 51-35 loss to Hamilton Monday in the opening round of the MHSAA 1A tournament.
Jordan Carter led French Camp with 12 points. Madison Klein had eight points, Jasmine Bonty seven and Abby Robertson six.
French Camp is hosting the Region 5-1A tournament this week for the four boys and four girls teams.
Semifinals were played Tuesday, with the championship and consolation games Friday. McAdams is the top seed for both boys and girls.
Landon Rawson found the Southeast Louisiana University coaches and campus to be just right for him so the Central Holmes senior and Kosciusko resident signed to play baseball for the Lions earlier this winter.
It is on to the next level for French Camp football players Holman Edwards and Bradley McGlothin after a signing ceremony for the two seniors at the school.
The French Camp boys and girls basketball teams entered the Christmas break with identical 3-5 records. That’s a significant improvement over last year when the Panthers won one game during the season and the Lady Panthers were winless.