South Carolina High School Basketball - Whale Branch can't hold off EstillDecember 28, 2019: Estill, SC 29918
The Whale Branch Warriors basketball team (Beaufort, SC), was nudged 63-61 in Saturday's non-league battle with the host Estill Fighting Gators (Estill, SC)
The Fighting Gators now possess a 5-1 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Ridge Spring-Monetta for a A Region III battle on Friday, January 3. Estill will battle a Trojans team coming off a 45-27 non-league loss to Whale Branch (Beaufort, SC). The Trojans record now stands at 1-6.
The Warriors (10-3) will now prepare for their battle against Ridge Spring-Monetta (Monetta, SC). The Trojans come into the non-league battle with a 1-5 record. In their last battle, Ridge Spring-Monetta edged Bamberg-Ehrhardt (Bamberg, SC), 44-29, in a non-league battle.