Initial thoughts of football players playing basketball can be likened to a Mack truck in a ballet. But, what if that Mack truck knew the precision, movement and refinement of routine and never seemed out of place?
LELAND- Holding off a determined Charleston Lady Tigers team Friday night, the Leland Lady Cubs won 41-33 in a District 2A Region 3 contest.
LELAND- After a valiant surge to take the lead in a low scoring game, the Leland Cubs ran out of gas in the final quarter to fall 37-35 to the Coahoma County Panthers Tuesday night. Panthers senior guards Bentavious Galmore and Trumaine Jones led a fourth quarter charge where they out scored the Cubs 11-9.
Sometimes the best way to evaluate a coach is watch how he or she handles adversity. Palmer Lady Dragons (10-4) sealed the deal on late breakaway layups and easy baskets to claim a 42-26 victory over the O’Bannon Lady Greenwaves (4-7) Tuesday night.
LELAND — The home standing Leland Cubs (1-9) couldn’t sustain their offensive efficiency and competitive fire for four quarters as they fell to the Gentry High School Rams 68-58 Saturday night. The Cubs kept the game close and took a couple of second half leads only to see Gentry regain control.
The O’Bannon Greenwaves beat the South Delta Bulldogs 55-53 in a thriller that went down to the wire Tuesday night.
With the score tired at 53-53 and seven seconds remaining in the game, Grenwaves junior guard Joshua Curtis took an inbounds pass and raced the length of the floor scoring the game winning layup.