Florida High School Basketball - Parker holds off PaxonJanuary 24, 2017: Jacksonville, FL 32211
Fans at Tuesday's league challenge between the Parker Braves (Jacksonville, FL) and the visiting Paxon Golden Eagles (Jacksonville, FL), saw Parker's basketball squad hold off Paxon by a tally of 47-43.
With the victory, Parker improves its record to 17-2 on the campaign. The Braves host Bishop Kenny (Jacksonville, FL) to confront the Crusaders in a 6A District 3 challenge on Thursday, January 26. The Crusaders come into the challenge with a record of 17-5.
Next up, the Golden Eagles confront the Temple Christian Academy (Jacksonville, FL) in a non-league challenge, on Thursday, January 26. Paxon will attempt to improve on its 9-11 season record. The come into the challenge with a 16-3 record after their 58-37 non-league win over Beacon of Hope Christian (St. Augustine, FL).