Tennessee High School Basketball - Pigeon Forge holds off Gatlinburg-Pittman
(January 20, 2012: Pigeon Forge, TN 37863) Pigeon Forge Tigers (Pigeon Forge, TN) backers were in high spirits Friday as they witnessed their basketball squad nip the visiting Gatlinburg-Pittman Highlanders (Gatlinburg, TN), 54-49 in a league bout.
With the win, Pigeon Forge upgrades its record to 9-6 on the season. The Tigers travel to Union County (Maynardville, TN) to play the Patriots in a AA District 3 bout on Tuesday, January 24. The Patriots go into the bout with a record of 3-8.
Next up, the Highlanders play the Carter Hornets (Strawberry Plains, TN) in a AA District 3 bout, on Tuesday, January 24. Gatlinburg-Pittman will attempt to upgrade on its 3-6 season record.