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Three was the magic number for Darlington’s 57-48 win over Model on Friday night in the Holiday Festival Tournament Championship at Berry College.
At 5:30 p.m. today at Georgia Highlands College and Berry College the 61st edition of the Seven Hills Rotary Rome News-Tribune Holiday Festival Basketball Tournament begins.
Armuchee (5-2, 1-2)
Armuchee (2-5, 0-3)
Pepperell Middle girls 25, Darlington 22
The intensity level was off the charts in Darlington’s 78-72 double overtime victory against previously undefeated Region 7-AA foe Coosa, and with some clutch free throw shooting, the Tigers brought it home late in a slugfest.
Darlington was firing on all cylinders against Region 7-AA opponent Coosa on Friday night, and was able to coast to a comfortable 61-22 victory.
Darlington Middle’s girls’ basketball team defeated Chattooga 38-16 on Thursday night to improve to 4-1 on the season.
The Darlington defense played lights out in its 59-35 win against Armuchee Tuesday night, and held the Indians to 10, nine, five and 11 points in each of the respective periods during Region 7-AA action.
Each of Darlington’s five starting players contributed massively and uniquely to its 60-37 victory over previously undefeated Armuchee on Tuesday evening in a Region 7-AA contest.