The James Clemens boys basketball team appears to be hitting stride after a three game winning streak. Last night, the boys defeated the #1 ranked team in 4A, Madison Academy, by a score of 61 – 56. Jamil Muhammed and Garrett Hicks tallied 16 points each, while Jordan Fletcher and AJ McGinnis contributed 12 and 11 points respectively. On Friday, the Jets defeated the Austin, ranked #2 in 6A, 62 – 52. Garrett Hicks scored 17, Joseph Logan 12, and Marcus Lacey 11. On Thursday James Clemens defeated Decatur 46 – 39. AJ McGinnis and Marcus Lacey scored 12 points each.
The Jets will play at Hazel Green on Saturday before taking on regular season area champion Sparkman on February 9th in area tournament play. The Jets overall record now stands at 11-12.