Georgia High School Basketball - Franklin County can't hold off Monroe AreaDecember 18, 2018: Monroe, GA 30656
The Monroe Area Hurricanes basketball team scored 62 points and held the visiting Franklin County Lions to 59 in the Hurricanes league triumph on Tuesday.
The Hurricanes now sport a 3-6 record. They put it on the line next when they host Apalachee for a non-league contest on Friday, December 21. Monroe Area will battle a Wildcats team coming off a 62-46 non-league loss to Parkview (Lilburn, GA). The Wildcats record now stands at 5-5.
The Lions (5-5) will now prepare for their contest against Carolina Forest (Myrtle Beach, SC). The Panthers enter the non-league contest with a 6-4 record. In their last contest, Carolina Forest nudged Marion (Marion, SC), 70-65, in a non-league match.