The Lady Red Elephants battled hard against Robert Lee (AL) in today’s Tennessee Turkey Jam. Falling behind in the first 13 – 8 and ending the half with a score of GHS 22 Robert Lee 30. Coming out fired up in the third Shikiya Brown hits 10 points and the Red Elephants tie it up at 38 by the end of the period. Shikiya Brown looks like a different player than last night, she is connecting on her shots. Starting the fourth Tykeria Williams from Robert Lee takes charge of the game and takes the lead. With one minute left in the game it is all tied up, but the Red Elephants fall short with a final score 52 – 49.
This is a great event that provides the athletes with national exposure, hosting over 200 different college coaches, and numerous Division 1, 2, 3, NAIA, and Junior College recruits. Also many of the nations top media publications attend this 3 day event. The Lady Red Elephants will face Heritage on December 1 there and then Home on December 4 to play Loganville. December 4th will also be Toys for Tots night at GHS. Bring a new unwrapped toy and receive free admission to the game!