BASKETBALL: Arrows Take Pirates Wire-to-Wire on the Road, Lady Arrows Fall to Pearl

Clinton traveled to Pearl on Tuesday Dec. 11 for a Central Mississippi battle on the hardwood. The Arrows took down the Pearl Pirates 75-51 while the Lady Arrows fell 76-49.

Xyshan Jenkins (Photo/Robert Chapman)

Lady Arrows 49, Pearl 76

The Lady Arrows (7-4) stood toe-to-toe with a talented Lady Pirates team, but a lack of scoring in the second and fourth quarters was the nail in the coffin for the Lady Arrows. 

Senior Tamara Alexander racked up 16 points for the Lady Arrows, and Arianna Durrell put up 9 points. 

Arrows 75, Pearl 51

The Arrows took an early lead over the Pirates and kept it through the entire game. The Arrows lead 22-8 at the end of the first, and held a 61-29 lead going into the final quarter.

Senior Kolby Moore dropped 13 points, collecting 4 rebounds and 2 assists.

Freshman guard Allen Hughes had 12 points with 4 assists while senior guard Xyshan Jenkins collected 10 points with 8 rebounds and 4 assists. 

A Look Ahead

The Arrows and Lady Arrows host rival Madison Central on Friday, Dec. 14 in the CHS Gymnasium. 

Girls tip off at 6:00 PM, and the boys tip off at 7:30 PM.

This game will be live streamed here at ArrowAthletics.org. 


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