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The Pope (Marietta, GA) varsity basketball team won Saturday's home conference game against Wheeler (Marietta, GA) by a score of 69-34.

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Wheeler----34
Pope----69
Final score provided by B. Blythe.
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Game Story

Georgia High School Basketball - Pope overwhelms Wheeler

January 23, 2021: Marietta, GA 30062

Fans at Saturday's league challenge between the Pope Greyhounds (Marietta, GA) and the visiting Wheeler Wildcats (Marietta, GA), saw Pope's basketball squad wallop Wheeler by a tally of 69-34.

With the victory, Pope improves its record to 13-7 on the campaign. The Greyhounds travel to Kell (Marietta, GA) to confront the Longhorns in a AAAAAA Region 6 challenge on Tuesday, January 26. The Longhorns come into the challenge with a record of 15-3. Kell won 80-40 in their recent non-league challenge against Alexander (Douglasville, GA)

Next up, the Wildcats confront the South Cobb Eagles (Austell, GA) in a AAAAAA Region 6 challenge, on Tuesday, January 26. Wheeler will attempt to improve on its 4-13 season record. The Eagles come into the challenge with a 2-13 record after their 72-39 league loss to Osborne (Marietta, GA).

Game Photos

Photos by Dennis Carter
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  1. MaxPreps

    Game Started
    Wheeler
    Wildcats
    0 - 0
    Pope
    Greyhounds
    Posted @ 11a
  2. L. Platt

    Please post a score
    Posted @ 4:19p
  3. B. Blythe

    Final
    Wheeler
    Wildcats
    34 - 69
    Pope
    Greyhounds
    Posted @ 2:15a

Rankings & Records

Wheeler (20-21)

GAClass
33647
OverallRegionHomeAwayNeutralWin %Region %PFPA
5-164-92-83-70-1.238.3087201,073

Pope (20-21)

GAClass
11320
OverallRegionHomeAwayWin %Region %PFPA
17-1111-48-59-6.607.7331,5221,327

Team Scoring Averages

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Wheeler
7.98.18.810.334.3
Pope
14.813.714.214.354.4

Head-to-Head

  • Pope won on 12/8/2020
    12/8 @ 6pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Pope----67
    Wheeler----37

    The Pope (Marietta, GA) varsity basketball team won Tuesday's away conference game against Wheeler (Marietta, GA) by a score of 67-37.

  • Pope won on 1/23/2021
    1/23 @ 4pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Wheeler----34
    Pope----69

    The Wheeler (Marietta, GA) varsity basketball team lost Saturday's away conference game against Pope (Marietta, GA) by a score of 69-34.

Record Breakdown

Wheeler (20-21)

Pope (20-21)

5-16
Overall
17-11
4-10
League
13-5
0-3
Non-League
1-2
0-2
Head to Head
2-0
4-8
Common Opponent
12-5
2-8
Home
8-5
3-7
Away
9-6
0-1
Neutral
0-0
0-0
Playoff
0-1
5-16
In-State
17-11
0-0
Out-of-State
0-0