Georgia High School Basketball - Langston Hughes holds off ArcherJanuary 20, 2020: Fairburn, GA 30213
Fans at Monday's non-league challenge between the Langston Hughes Panthers (Fairburn, GA) and the visiting Archer Tigers (Lawrenceville, GA), saw Langston Hughes's basketball squad hold off Archer by a tally of 54-53.
With the victory, Langston Hughes improves its record to 13-6 on the campaign. The Panthers host Mays (Atlanta, GA) to confront the Raiders in a AAAAAA Region 5 challenge on Tuesday, January 21. The Raiders come into the challenge with a record of 6-13. Mays lost 75-66 in their recent non-league game against Douglass (Atlanta, GA)
With the defeat, Archer moves to 14-8 on the year. The Tigers travel to South Gwinnett (Snellville, GA) to face the Comets in a AAAAAAA Region 8 game on Friday, January 24. The Comets enter the game with a record of 5-17. South Gwinnett lost 55-52 in their recent non-league game against Jackson (Atlanta, GA)