Georgia High School Basketball - Greater Atlanta Christian nips Douglas CountyNovember 15, 2016: Douglasville, GA 30134
Fans at Tuesday's non-league challenge between the Greater Atlanta Christian Spartans (Norcross, GA) and the host Douglas County Tigers (Douglasville, GA), saw Greater Atlanta Christian's basketball squad hold off Douglas County by a count of 78-75.
With the victory, Greater Atlanta Christian upgrades its record to 1-0 on the campaign. The Spartans travel to Woodstock (Woodstock, GA) to play the Wolverines in a non-league challenge on Thursday, November 17. The Wolverines come into the challenge with a record of 0-1. Woodstock lost 57-44 in their recent non-league challenge against Northview (Johns Creek, GA)
Next up, the Tigers play the Westlake Lions (Atlanta, GA) in a non-league challenge, on Thursday, November 17. Douglas County will attempt to improve on its 1-1 season record.
The lady tigers got off to a slow start defensively giving up 18 first quarter points while only scoring 12.
Teams played even at 14-14
The lady tigers played a much better quarter scoring 23 in the period. While giving up 17.
Another stale mate in the fourth forcing overtime.
Turnovers doomed the lady tigers as they were out scored by three.