Saturday sports: Ross sets Lewisburg career goal record

Photo: Lewisburg’s Briley Ross, shown in action Saturday at Tupelo against Itawamba Agricultural, scored three goals in a 7-0 victory to become the school’s career goal-scoring leader at 58. (Courtesy photo)

Saturday, Nov. 19

Prep girls basketball

  • Tishomingo County 50, Olive Branch 33 (at Biggersville)

NBA G League basketball

  • Memphis Hustle at Rio Grande Valley Vipers

Prep boys soccer

  • Hernando 5, Itawamba Agricultural 1
  • Hernando 7, North Pontotoc 0
    • Hernando: Fifth straight win for the Tigers.  
  • Jackson Prep 2, Lewisburg 1
    • Lewisburg: Henry Gaschk 1 goal
  • Lewisburg 3, New Hope 0
  • Lafayette 1, Center Hill 0

Prep girls soccer

  • Lafayette 4, Hernando 3
  • Hernando 7, Mooreville 0
  • Lewisburg 7, Itawamba Agricultural 0
    • Lewisburg: Briley Ross, Larkyn Griffin with three-goal hat tricks. Ross becomes all-time school career goal scoring record holder, now at 58.

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