Georgia High School Basketball - Monroe Area knocked off by Walnut GroveJanuary 12, 2019: Walnut Grove, GA 30052
The Walnut Grove Warriors basketball team scored 82 points and held the visiting Monroe Area Hurricanes to 68 in the Warriors non-league triumph on Saturday.
The Warriors now sport a 11-8 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Cedar Shoals for a AAAAA Region 8 contest on Tuesday, January 15. Walnut Grove will battle a Jaguars team coming off a 63-57 non-league loss to Brookwood (Snellville, GA). The Jaguars record now stands at 9-9.
The Hurricanes (5-12) will now prepare for their contest against Jackson County (Jefferson, GA). The Panthers enter the AAA Region 8 contest with a 9-10 record. In their last contest, Jackson County was defeated by Hart County (Hartwell, GA), 64-50, in a league contest.