Georgia High School Basketball - North Atlanta edges PopeJanuary 5, 2019: Marietta, GA 30062
The North Atlanta Warriors (Atlanta, GA) basketball nipped the host Pope Greyhounds (Marietta, GA), 61-54 in Saturday's league test.
The Warriors (12-4) will now prepare for their test against Johns Creek (Johns Creek, GA). The Gladiators go into the AAAAAA Region 7 test with a 8-9 record. In their last test, Johns Creek got by Centennial (Roswell, GA), 68-58, in a league test.
The Greyhounds now own a 12-4 record. They play next when they host Centennial for a non-league test on Sunday, January 6. Pope will encounter a Eagles squad coming off a 50-37 league win over Howard (Ellicott City, MD). The Eagles record now stands at 6-4.