Florida High School Basketball - Pine Forest holds off Pensacola Catholic
(January 7, 2012: Pensacola, FL 32505) Pine Forest Eagles (Pensacola, FL) backers were in high spirits Saturday as they witnessed their basketball squad nip the host Pensacola Catholic Crusaders (Pensacola, FL), 47-46 in a non-league bout.
With the win, Pine Forest upgrades its record to 13-5 on the season. The Eagles host Escambia (Pensacola, FL) to play the Gators in a 6A District 1 bout on Monday, January 9. The Gators go into the bout with a record of 3-7. Escambia lost 58-54 in their recent league bout against Milton (Milton, FL)
With the defeat, Pensacola Catholic moves to 6-9 on the year. The Crusaders travel to Niceville (Niceville, FL) to face the Eagles in a non-league game on Monday, January 9. The Eagles enter the game with a record of 5-4. Niceville lost 42-38 in their recent non-league game against Pine Forest (Pensacola, FL)