North Carolina High School Basketball - Bessemer City edged by Thomas Jefferson Classical AcademyFebruary 12, 2019: Mooresboro, NC 28114
The Bessemer City Yellow Jackets basketball team (Bessemer City, NC), was nudged 61-57 in Tuesday's league battle with the host Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy Gryphons (Mooresboro, NC)
The Gryphons now possess a 7-13 record. They put it on the line next when they host Cherryville for a Southern Piedmont 1A battle on Friday, February 15. Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy will confront a Ironmen team coming off a 105-64 league loss to Lincoln Charter (Denver, NC). The Ironmen record now stands at 18-5.
The Yellow Jackets (11-9) will now prepare for their battle against Highland School of Technology (Gastonia, NC). The Rams come into the Southern Piedmont 1A battle with a 9-12 record. In their last battle, Highland School of Technology edged Piedmont Community Charter (Gastonia, NC), 61-51, in a league battle.