Multiple Teams · Game Report: JCHS Boys Vs Sparkman


Enduring a back and forth game with several long scoring streaks on both sides, the James Clemens Jets took a share of the lead in area play by defeating the Sparkman Senators 51-48 on Friday night. The Jets led early by twelve, and the Senators led late by as much as nine, but in the end senior Marquis Mitchell (twelve points) and junior Bradley Belt (ten points) helped the Jets to come from behind and win. Josh Besteda and Marcus Lacey added eight points each in the win. The Jets, improving to 3-1 in class 7A area 8 play, matching the record of Sparkman with each team defeating the other on its home court, will dip out of area play at Athens on 1/12 before returning home to play area rival Bob Jones on Friday 1/15.

Go Jets!