South Carolina High School Basketball - Carolina Forest can't hold off West FlorenceJanuary 18, 2018: Florence, SC 29501
The Carolina Forest Panthers basketball team (Myrtle Beach, SC), was nudged 72-71 in Thursday's league battle with the host West Florence Knights (Florence, SC)
The Knights now possess a 8-7 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Conway for a AAAAA Region VI battle on Friday, January 19. West Florence will battle a Tigers team coming off a 60-49 league win over Socastee (Myrtle Beach, SC). The Tigers record now stands at 16-1.
The Panthers (5-9) will now prepare for their battle against Sumter (Sumter, SC). The Fighting Gamecocks come into the AAAAA Region VI battle with a 8-6 record. In their last battle, Sumter edged South Florence (Florence, SC), 68-53, in a league battle.