AHS Basketball Finishes 2016 at the Lake City Classic

By January 1, 2017Auburn High News

Before the Auburn High basketball team turned their schedule to 2017, they traveled to Atlanta to participate in the Lake City Classic Tournament. On Wednesday, the Tigers took down Langston Hughes 75-63. AHS shot 63% from the field, led by Christian Brandt. Brandt drained an impressive 28 points, 15 of them from behind the three-point line.

The Tigers then went on to face North Cobb Christian School Thursday, where they suffered a 55-51 loss. Christian Brandt was again impressive, picking up 15 points while Garrison Brooks recorded 14 points, 4 rebounds, and a steal.

On Friday, their final game of 2016, Auburn was able to defeat  Warner Robins 65-56. Both Brooks and Brandt put down 18 points, and Brooks recorded 7 assists. Antoine Pitts also brought down 10 rebounds.

Auburn High’s record is now 13-4, and their next game will be at home against Central-Phoenix City on Friday. Like every home game, the game will be broadcasted on ESPN 106.7 starting with the girls game at 6:00 followed by the boys game at 7:30.