Itawamba sweeps Holmes in North contests

By NEMS Daily Journal

FULTON – The Itawamba Community College basketball teams picked up a pair of key victories Monday in North Division play.
The Indians gave the Holmes Bulldogs their first division loss with a 75-69 win. Vincenzo Nelson paced the ICC (11-5, 4-1) offense with 23 points, with Nettleton’s Jeremy Word adding 11, and Houlka’s Wesley McIntosh 10.
The Lady Indians cruised to a n 86-42 win. Birdie Bowens and Tupelo Mandy Collins each tallied 14 for Itawamba (11-6, 4-1).