Georgia High School Basketball - Gilmer over Fannin CountyJanuary 5, 2019: Blue Ridge, GA 30513
Fans at Saturday's non-league challenge between the Gilmer Bobcats (Ellijay, GA) and the host Fannin County Rebels (Blue Ridge, GA), saw Gilmer's basketball squad overcome Fannin County by a tally of 58-38.
With the victory, Gilmer improves its record to 13-5 on the campaign. The Bobcats host Southeast Whitfield County (Dalton, GA) to confront the Raiders in a AAAA Region 6 challenge on Tuesday, January 8. The Raiders come into the challenge with a record of 7-9. Southeast Whitfield County lost 51-49 in their recent non-league challenge against Murray County (Chatsworth, GA)
Next up, the Rebels confront the Greater Atlanta Christian Spartans (Norcross, GA) in a AAA Region 7 challenge, on Tuesday, January 8. Fannin County will attempt to improve on its 3-12 season record. The Spartans come into the challenge with a 11-4 record after their 82-54 league win over East Hall (Gainesville, GA).