Water Valley fell behind five points in the first quarter of Tuesday night’s region game with Nettleton and was unable to recover.
The Blue Devils played the Tigers even the rest of the contest, but ended up falling 53-48. WVHS (5-11 overall, 2-3 in Region 2-3A play) was led by E.J. Bounds’ 11 points.
Jonathan Kirkwood had 10 points, while K.J. Lee also scored 10 points.
Both Water Valley varsity teams will be back in action Friday at North Panola. (January 26, 2012, Page 7)