South Carolina High School Basketball - Hammond edged by Wilson Hall
(January 20, 2012: Sumter, SC 29150) The Hammond Skyhawks basketball team (Columbia, SC), was nudged 41-40 in Friday's non-league battle with the host Wilson Hall Barons (Sumter, SC)
The Barons now possess a 5-4 record. They play next when they travel to Florence Christian for a SCISA AAA Region II battle on Tuesday, January 24. Wilson Hall will battle a team coming off a 72-42 league win over Lee Academy (Bishopville, SC). The record now stands at 8-4.
The Skyhawks (8-7) will now prepare for their battle against Cardinal Newman (Columbia, SC). The Cardinals come into the SCISA AAA Region I battle with a 17-5 record. In their last battle, Cardinal Newman edged Northwood Academy (Charleston, SC), 50-46, in a non-league battle.