Tuesday sports: Eagles sweep Olive Branch

Tuesday, Dec. 7

Prep boys basketball

  • Southaven 58, DeSoto Central 26
  • Lewisburg 67, Oxford 41
    • Lewisburg: Amarion Davis and Noah Jorgensen 13 each.
    • First loss for Oxford, Lewisburg record 11-1. 
  • Tupelo 57, Center Hill 47
  • Horn Lake 86, Olive Branch 78
    • Horn Lake: Dimp Pernell 28, Ky Pernell 22, Connor Simms 16.
    • Olive Branch: Jalyn Tyler 24, Zahir Gutierrez 18, Reece Garrison 13
  • Evangelical Christian 75, Northpoint Christian 59
    • Northpoint: Christian Gilliland 29, Grayson Alford 13, Ayden Kelley 11

Prep girls basketball

  • DeSoto Central 60, Southaven 35
    • DeSoto Central: Jamaiya Hasley 17
  • Horn Lake 68, Olive Branch 26
    • Indiya Bowen 26, Fran Kelly 12, Shantoria Riley 11.
    • Olive Branch: Brianna Black 12. 
  • Lewisburg 51, Oxford 41
    • Lewisburg: Allie Carroll 24, Rainey Lamb 12 
  • Tupelo 77, Center Hill 40
    • Center Hill: Madison Bush, Taylor Ware and Dominique Collins 9 each 
  • Northpoint Christian 45, Evangelical Christian 43 (overtime)
    • Northpoint: Nailah Hererra 26

Prep boys soccer

  • Lewisburg 4, Olive Branch 2
    • Lewisburg: Henry Gaschk, Braxton Sharp 2 goals each
  • Southaven 5, South Panola 2
  • Lake Cormorant at Byhalia – canceled
  • Hernando at Horn Lake – postponed
  • DeSoto Central vs. Center Hill – postponed

Prep girls soccer

  • Lewisburg 5, Olive Branch 0
  • Southaven 5, South Panola 0
  • Lake Cormorant at Byhalia – canceled 
  • Hernando at Horn Lake – postponed
  • DeSoto Central vs. Center Hill – postponed

NBA G League Basketball

  • Mexico City 126, Memphis Hustle 112

Prep wrestling

  • Center Hill 60, Starkville 12
  • Center Hill 44, Lewisburg 35
  • Lewisburg 57, Starkville 21

Monday, Dec. 6

Prep boys basketball

  • DeSoto Central 60, Magnolia Heights 25

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