Tennessee High School Basketball - Morristown-Hamblen East thwarts Jefferson County
(December 6, 2011: Dandridge, TN 37725) The Morristown-Hamblen East Hurricanes (Morristown, TN) basketball felled the host Jefferson County Patriots (Dandridge, TN), 43-28 in Tuesday's league test.
The Hurricanes (3-1) will now prepare for their test against Sevier County (Sevierville, TN). The Smoky Bears go into the AAA District 2 test with a 6-1 record. In their last test, Sevier County defeated South-Doyle (Knoxville, TN), 52-41, in a league test.
The Patriots now own a 7-1 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Seymour for a AAA District 2 contest on Friday, December 9. Jefferson County will meet a Eagles team coming off a 66-61 league loss to Morristown-Hamblen West (Morristown, TN). The Eagles record now stands at 6-3.