Tennessee High School Basketball - Gatlinburg-Pittman holds off CarterFebruary 7, 2012: Strawberry Plains, TN 37871
Gatlinburg-Pittman Highlanders (Gatlinburg, TN) backers were pleased Tuesday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the host Carter Hornets (Strawberry Plains, TN), 44-41 in a league bout.
With the victory, Gatlinburg-Pittman upgrades its record to 6-7 on the campaign. The Highlanders host Gibbs (Corryton, TN) to play the Eagles in a AA District 3 bout on Friday, February 10. The Eagles come into the bout with a record of 12-8.
Next up, the Hornets play the Bearden Bulldogs (Knoxville, TN) in a non-league bout, on Thursday, February 9. Carter will attempt to upgrade on its 8-14 season record.