Recent high school basketball activity
Basketball season is now underway at Cave City and Highland.
The Cave City Cavemen got off to a 2-0 start with wins over Westside (Jonesboro) and Highland at the Highland Classic. On Monday, Nov. 18, the Cavemen defeated Westside by a score of 62-59. They returned on Thursday, Nov. 21 and defeated the host Highland Rebels 53-18. Cave City’s next action is scheduled for an away conference game at Riverview (Searcy, Arkansas) on Friday, Dec. 6.
The Cave City Girls’ Basketball Team opened the season with a two-point win (53-51) over Mammoth Spring at Mammoth Spring. Cave City’s next action was scheduled for an away game at Highland on Monday, Dec. 2.
The Highland Rebels have started the basketball season 0-3. The Rebels started the season losing to Mountain View (36-32) in a close game at home on Tuesday, Nov. 19. Next, in the Highland Classic at home, the Rebels lost 53-18 to Cave City. Then, on Thursday, Nov. 21, Highland lost to Salem in the Highland Classic 52-31. Highland’s next action is a non-conference game scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 3, at Marmaduke (Arkansas).
The Highland Lady Rebels started the season 0-3. In recent action, the Lady Rebels lost the season opener at home on Monday, Nov. 19, to Marmaduke 53-27. Highland lost to Viola on in the Highland Classic to Viola by the score of 49-14. On Thursday, Nov. 25, Highland lost a close one at home to Mammoth Spring by a score of 28-25. The Lady Rebels next action is scheduled for Monday, Dec. 2, in a home game against Cave City.