Georgia High School Basketball - Jefferson nipped by Monroe AreaDecember 3, 2019: Jefferson, GA 30549
The Monroe Area Hurricanes tipped the host Jefferson Dragons basketball team by a final score of 71-68 in Tuesday's league game.
In their next game, the Hurricanes face the Jackson County Panthers (Jefferson, GA) in a AAA Region 8 game, on Friday, December 6. Monroe Area will attempt to move on its 6-3 season record. The Panthers enter the game with a 1-3 record after their 61-26 league loss to Hart County (Hartwell, GA).
With the defeat, Jefferson moves to 3-4 on the year. The Dragons host North Forsyth (Cumming, GA) to face the Raiders in a non-league game on Friday, December 6. The Raiders enter the game with a record of 4-2. North Forsyth lost 70-44 in their recent non-league game against Dawson County (Dawsonville, GA)