Virginia High School Basketball - Gate City holds off Virginia
(February 7, 2012: Gate City, VA 24251) Fans at Tuesday's league challenge between the Gate City Blue Devils (Gate City, VA) and the visiting Virginia Bearcats (Bristol, VA), saw Gate City's basketball squad hold off Virginia by a score of 59-55.
With the victory, Gate City improves its record to 8-13 on the campaign. The Blue Devils host Lebanon (Lebanon, VA) to play the Pioneers in a A Clinch Mountain challenge on Friday, February 10. The Pioneers come into the challenge with a record of 14-4. Lebanon won 49-40 in their recent non-league challenge against Richlands (Richlands, VA)
Next up, the Bearcats clash with the Tennessee Vikings (Bristol, TN) in a non-league test, on Friday, February 10. Virginia will attempt to advance on its 17-4 season record.