The Wildcats and Lady Cats’ basketball teams play Greenville on this Tuesday game day. There will be a freshman game at 5 p.m., a JV contest at 6:15 p.m. and the varsity game at around 7:30 p.m. The Wildcats will try to get back into the win column at Greenville after Friday night’s home loss to Mt. Pleasant. That loss dropped the Wildcats into second place. They are 3-1 in district play and 18-5 for the season. The Lions have been known to rise to the occasion at home. They defeated Longview on their home court last season. The Wildcats lost their in 2015. Head Coach Clark Cipoletta’s Wildcats’ teams are 3-1 against Greenville.
Meanwhile the Lady Cats’ basketball team will be playing the Greenville Lady Lions in Wildcats Gym Tuesday. A freshman game will be played at 5 p.m., a JV contest will follow at 6:15 p.m. with the varsity game at around 7:30 p.m. This game marks the start of the second half of district play. The Lady Cats are 6-0 in district play. Their season record is 20-3. The Lady Cats won the first game this year against Greenville, 40-17 at Greenville. Coach Chapman’s Lady Cats’ teams are 9-0 against Greenville. We’ll bring you the Lady Cats and Greenville Lady Lions’ game on KSST Radio at around 7:30 p.m. We will also videotape the game for replay on Channel 18 TV on Suddenlink Cable.