Pennsylvania High School Basketball - Jim Thorpe edges Blue MountainJanuary 29, 2018: Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
The Jim Thorpe Olympians (Jim Thorpe, PA) basketball nipped the visiting Blue Mountain Eagles (Schuylkill Haven, PA), 48-46 in Monday's league test.
The Olympians (9-10) will now prepare for their test against North Schuylkill (Ashland, PA). The Spartans go into the Schuylkill County 1 test with a 10-8 record. In their last test, North Schuylkill was tipped by Pine Grove (Pine Grove, PA), 51-49, in a league test.
The Eagles now own a 15-3 record. They play next when they host Pottsville for a Schuylkill County 1 test on Thursday, February 1. Blue Mountain will encounter a Crimson Tide squad coming off a 73-40 league win over Minersville (Minersville, PA). The Crimson Tide record now stands at 14-3.