Pennsylvania High School Basketball - Jim Thorpe thwarted by PottsvilleDecember 19, 2017: Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
The Jim Thorpe Olympians basketball team (Jim Thorpe, PA), was toppled 48-38 in Tuesday's league battle with the visiting Pottsville Crimson Tide (Pottsville, PA)
The Crimson Tide now possess a 3-1 record. They put it on the line next when they host Pine Grove for a Schuylkill County 1 battle on Friday, December 22. Pottsville will confront a Cardinals team coming off a 52-45 non-league win over Schuylkill Haven (Schuylkill Haven, PA). The Cardinals record now stands at 3-1.
The Olympians (2-1) will now prepare for their battle against Lehighton (Lehighton, PA). The Indian come into the Schuylkill County 1 battle with a 1-2 record. In their last battle, Lehighton was toppled by Northampton (Northampton, PA), 54-34, in a non-league battle.