Georgia High School Basketball - South Effingham nips GrovesJanuary 3, 2017: Garden City, GA 31408
South Effingham Mustangs (Guyton, GA) backers were pleased Tuesday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the host Groves Rebels (Garden City, GA), 39-36 in a non-league bout.
With the victory, South Effingham upgrades its record to 3-9 on the campaign. The Mustangs travel to Ware County (Waycross, GA) to play the Gators in a AAAAA Region 2 bout on Friday, January 6. The Gators come into the bout with a record of 13-0. Ware County won 50-17 in their recent non-league bout against Bacon County (Alma, GA)
Next up, the Rebels play the Windsor Forest Knights (Savannah, GA) in a AAA Region 3 bout, on Friday, January 6. Groves will attempt to upgrade on its 1-10 season record. The Knights come into the bout with a 3-8 record after their 57-52 non-league loss to New Hampstead (Savannah, GA).