Florida High School Basketball - Bartow thwarts Lake WalesDecember 8, 2017: Lake Wales, FL 33853
The Bartow Yellow Jackets (Bartow, FL) basketball knocked off the host Lake Wales Highlanders (Lake Wales, FL), 72-53 in Friday's non-league test.
The Yellow Jackets (4-1) will now prepare for their test against Mariner (Cape Coral, FL). The Tritons go into the non-league test with a 4-1 record. In their last test, Mariner went down by Lehigh (Lehigh Acres, FL), 62-57, in a non-league test.
The Highlanders now own a 1-4 record. They play next when they travel to Hardee for a 6A District 10 test on Tuesday, December 12. Lake Wales will encounter a Wildcats squad coming off a 78-73 non-league win over Frostproof (Frostproof, FL). The Wildcats record now stands at 1-2.