HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL POST SEASON UNDERWAY

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in High School Sports, Sports

In high school basketball post-season action from over the weekend, the Model Lady Blue Devils beat River Ridge 70-59 to win the 7 AA South Subregion tournament on Saturday night at Georgia Highlands College.  Pepperell won the girls’ third place game 51-49 over Armuchee.  The Coosa Eagles also emerged as victors in the 7 AA South Subregion tournament with a 75-62 win over Rockmart.  Armuchee took a 58-57 victory from Model in the boys’ third place game.

SHORTER’S NUMBER 23 LADY HAWKS, NUMBER TWO HAWKS NOTCH WINS OVER EMMANUEL

Written by Elizabeth Davis. Posted in Shorter Sports

Shorter University’s men’s and women’s basketball teams both picked up wins from Emmanuel last night at Shorter’s Winthrop King Centre.  The 23rd ranked Lady Hawks beat the Lady Lions 70-45.  That was followed by a 67-52 win for the number two Hawks over the Lions, which allowed the Hawks to maintain a perfect record in the Southern States Athletic Conference.  The Lady Hawks will return to action tomorrow at home against Brenau.  Tip off is set for 2 pm.  The game will be broadcast on 95.7 FM The Ridge and www.theridge957.com.  The Hawks are off until Monday night when both Shorter teams travel to Marietta to take on Southern Poly.