Wisconsin High School Basketball - Phillips holds off AthensDecember 5, 2017: Athens, WI 54411
Fans at Tuesday's league challenge between the Phillips Loggers (Phillips, WI) and the host Athens Bluejays (Athens, WI), saw Phillips's basketball squad hold off Athens by a tally of 69-63.
With the victory, Phillips improves its record to 2-2 on the campaign. The Loggers host Flambeau (Tony, WI) to confront the Falcons in a non-league challenge on Friday, December 8. The Falcons come into the challenge with a record of 2-0. Flambeau won 63-16 in their recent league challenge against Birchwood (Birchwood, WI)
Next up, the Bluejays confront the Chequamegon Screaming Eagles (Park Falls, WI) in a Marawood - North challenge, on Tuesday, December 12. Athens will attempt to improve on its 1-3 season record. The Screaming Eagles come into the challenge with a 1-5 record after their 49-38 league loss to Abbotsford (Abbotsford, WI).