The French Camp boys and girls basketball teams returned to action Tuesday following the Christmas break with games at Noxapater. It was the first Region 5-1A action of the season. The teams have region games at home Friday against Ethel.
It was a long afternoon for the Ethel girls and boys basketball teams Saturday at the Bulldog Invitational hosted by McAdams. In games against J.Z. George. the Lady Tigers won in double overtime 50-48, but the Tigers dropped a heartbreaking overtime game 70-68.
Despite frustration expressed by some parents and players affiliated with the Ethel High School Tigers football team, EHS Principal Culley Newman said he will not revisit his decision to dismiss Head Coach Dave McCrory.
The Mississippi High School Activities Association will crown six football champions Friday and Saturday in games at the University of South Mississippi's M.M. Roberts Stadium in Hattiesburg.
Here is a class by class breakdown of the contests:
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THURSDAY, DEC. 5
TBA — Sebastopol Tournament (Sebastopol, Ethel, Newton County, Union, Madison St. Joe Noxapater entered)
6 p.m. — Winona Christian
at North Sunflower