Georgia High School Basketball - Americus-Sumter nudges MonroeJanuary 20, 2020: Albany, GA 31701
Americus-Sumter Panthers (Americus, GA) backers were in high spirits Monday as they witnessed their basketball squad tip the host Monroe Golden Tornadoes (Albany, GA), 55-51 in a non-league bout.
With the win, Americus-Sumter upgrades its record to 19-0 on the season. The Panthers travel to Cairo (Cairo, GA) to clash with the Syrupmakers in a AAAA Region 1 bout on Tuesday, January 21. The Syrupmakers go into the bout with a record of 0-16. Cairo lost 66-42 in their recent league contest against Hardaway (Columbus, GA)
The Golden Tornadoes (15-6) will now prepare for their contest against Crisp County (Cordele, GA). The Cougars enter the AAA Region 1 contest with a 5-11 record. In their last contest, Crisp County was nudged by Wilcox County (Rochelle, GA), 68-53, in a non-league contest.