LA Rebels Split Doubleheader Basketball with Hartfield Hawks


The Leake Academy Varsity Basketball teams were in action tonight at home at Joe F. Shepard Gymnasium in Madden hosting Hartfield Academy from Flowood. The Lady Rebels were first on the hardwood and had no trouble with the Lady Hawks jumping out to a 20 point lead at halftime, 39-19 and continuing to dominate the game in the second half winning by 30 points, 60-30.

The Rebels and Hawks played to a 10-10 tie at the close of the opening quarter with the Rebels holding a 1 point lead at halftime, 20-19. Hartfield at the 1 point lead at the end of the third quarter, 32-31 and the final quarter saw the lead bounce back and fourth until very later in the quarter when with Hawks managed to go ahead of the Rebels to win the game by 4 points, 46-42.

Our next broadcast of Leake Academy Basketball on Cruisin 98 will be next Tuesday, December 5 when the Rebels travel to Pearl to play the Crusaders of Park Place Christian Academy. Tip off at 6:00pm,