New Manchester Makes State Playoffs
The Jaguar boys join the Douglas County boys and girls and the Chapel Hill girls in the AAAA basketball tournament.
New Manchester will open the tournament Friday at three-time defending state champion Miller Grove, the No. 1 seed from Region 6-AAAA.
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As the region’s No. 2 seed, the Tigers will host a first-round game Saturday against Chamblee, the third seed from 6-AAAA.
If the Tigers win, they’ll play either at Chattahoochee or at home against Salem the following Wednesday.
In the AAAA girls tournament, Chapel Hill is Region 5-AAAA’s fourth seed and will play at Region 6-AAAA champ Miller Grove. The game will be part of a doubleheader Friday with the Miller Grove-New Manchester boys game, according to iHigh.com.
If the Lady Panthers pull off the upset, they’ll play next Tuesday at Salem or Forsyth Central.
The Douglas County girls will open the state tournament Friday at Chamblee, Region 6-AAAA’s second seed.
A win would earn the Lady Tigers a home game against Lambert or a road game against Habersham Central.