Georgia High School Basketball - Upson-Lee holds off PerryJanuary 17, 2017: Thomaston, GA 30286
Fans at Tuesday's league challenge between the Upson-Lee Knights (Thomaston, GA) and the visiting Perry Panthers (Perry, GA), saw Upson-Lee's basketball squad hold off Perry by a tally of 58-52.
With the victory, Upson-Lee improves its record to 18-0 on the campaign. The Knights travel to Mary Persons (Forsyth, GA) to battle the Bulldogs in a AAAA Region 2 battle on Friday, January 20. The Bulldogs come into the battle with a record of 11-7. Mary Persons won 84-78 in their recent league battle against Spalding (Griffin, GA)
The Panthers (15-4) will now prepare for their battle against West Laurens (Dexter, GA). The Raiders come into the AAAA Region 2 battle with a 6-13 record. In their last battle, West Laurens edged Howard (Macon, GA), 70-65, in a league battle.