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Nevis' Riley Hanson (left) tried to steal the ball from Menahga's Shelby Pihlaja during Tuesday night's game at the Tiger Arena.

Tigers hold back Braves

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It was a down-to-the-wire battle between the Nevis and Menahga girls basketball teams Tuesday night.

Nevis went on an 18-0 run starting right before halftime to take control before holding off a late Menahga rally in a 62-58 victory at the Tiger Arena.


This game was close the entire first half as the Tigers carried a 29-26 lead into the break.

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