Alabama High School Basketball - Central holds off Sumter Central
(January 17, 2012: York, AL 36925) Central Falcons (Tuscaloosa, AL) backers were in high spirits Tuesday as they witnessed their basketball squad nip the host Sumter Central Jaguars (York, AL), 69-66 in a non-league bout.
With the win, Central upgrades its record to 13-7 on the season. The Falcons host Chilton County (Clanton, AL) to play the Tigers in a 5A Area 6 bout on Friday, January 20. The Tigers go into the bout with a record of 4-12. Chilton County lost 72-34 in their recent league bout against Bryant (Cottondale, AL)
Next up, the Jaguars battle the Demopolis Tigers (Demopolis, AL) in a non-league challenge, on Friday, January 20. Sumter Central will attempt to improve on its 9-8 season record. The Tigers come into the challenge with a 6-13 record after their 84-61 non-league loss to Greensboro (Greensboro, AL).