Olive Branch beat Harrison Central 49-44 in Class 6A Girls Semifinals

JACKSON, MS (AP/WLOX) - The Harrison Central Red Rebelettes gave it a good ride until Olive Branch prevailed by 5 points in the Class 6A Girls State semifinals in Jackson.

The Red Rebelettes captured the 6A South State Championship by beating Meridian in overtime but couldn't complete the mission in Jackson.

Coach Nancy Ladner's Red Rebelettes close out the season with 20 wins and 11 losses.

Jazzmun Holmes led Harrison Central with 15 points.

Tyler Bouldin is in Jackson and he'll have an update on the Harrison Central game tonight at six on WLOX.

At 10:00 p.m. we'll have Gulfport-Madision Central game highlights as the Admirals take aim on a Class 6A Boys State semifinal victory tonight beginning at eight.

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