Sandy Creek continued its redemption odyssey through the Class AAAA state tournament with a 73-52 win over the Stephens County Indians on Thursday night. However, it wasn’t easy considering the magnitude of hosting a Sweet 16 game at home.
Despite a raucous crowd, the Patriots started the game slow and out of sync. They failed to create ball movement, secure rebounds and play as a unit. After a quick 5 points from senior Jarred Godfrey, the Patriots found themselves in an early hole.
Stephens County was more aggressive and battered Sandy Creek inside with sheer strength. Senior power forward De’Undra (more…)