SHS tips off basketball season
by Whitley Clifton | November 29, 2018 4:00 pm
Last Updated: November 28, 2018 at 3:07 pm
The Swainsboro High School (SHS) Tigers are ready to jump start a new basketball season and played their first games, sweeping Dublin this past Saturday night.
The Lady Tigers won easily 71-35 and the boys took care of business as well, winning 75-63. Both teams return terrific talent and experience and the Tigers’ Den should be rocking all winter long as these teams have championship goals.
Just two seasons ago, the Tigers made the state championship game and set AA basketball on fire. This season, senior Jamil Watkins leads a cast of players who have those same high aspirations and the talent to do it.
Last season, the Tigers faltered in the region playoffs, falling from…
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