South Carolina High School Basketball - Lakewood thwarted by FloraJanuary 29, 2019: Sumter, SC 29150
The Lakewood Gators basketball team (Sumter, SC), dropped 53-42 in Tuesday's league battle with the visiting Flora Falcons (Columbia, SC)
The Falcons now possess a 12-9 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Orangeburg-Wilkinson for a AAAA Region IV battle on Friday, February 1. Flora will battle a Bruins team coming off a 49-45 league win over Dreher (Columbia, SC). The Bruins record now stands at 14-8.
The Gators (7-11) will now prepare for their battle against Lower Richland (Hopkins, SC). The Diamond Hornets come into the AAAA Region IV battle with a 14-6 record. In their last battle, Lower Richland beat Crestwood (Sumter, SC), 60-51, in a league battle.