Florida High School Basketball - Booker thwarts PalmettoJanuary 19, 2017: Palmetto, FL 34221
The Booker Tornadoes (Sarasota, FL) basketball knocked off the host Palmetto Tigers (Palmetto, FL), 90-81 in Thursday's non-league test.
The Tornadoes (14-4) will now prepare for their test against Riverview (Sarasota, FL). The Rams go into the non-league test with a 10-3 record. In their last test, Riverview notched a victory over Alonso (Tampa, FL), 57-54, in a league test.
The Tigers now own a 6-6 record. They play next when they travel to Manatee for a 8A District 11 test on Friday, January 20. Palmetto will encounter a Hurricanes squad coming off a 50-46 non-league loss to Bayshore (Bradenton, FL). The Hurricanes record now stands at 11-8.