Newnan Heritage exhales after close call with Columbus St. Anne-Pacelli

It wasn’t pretty, gut-tough wins usually aren’t, but Newnan Heritage wasn’t going for style points. A victory will do, and it was earned 51-48 over Columbus St. Anne-Pacelli in a Georgia boys basketball matchup on Feb. 18.

Newnan Heritage darted in front of Columbus St. Anne-Pacelli 13-11 to begin the second quarter.

The Vikings came from behind to grab the advantage 28-27 at halftime over the Hawks.

Columbus St. Anne-Pacelli enjoyed a 39-36 lead over Newnan Heritage to start the fourth quarter.

The Hawks rebounded from a late deficit, outscoring the Vikings 15-9 in the last stanza for the victory.

Recently on Feb. 11, Newnan Heritage squared up on Sharpsburg Trinity Christian in a basketball game. For a full recap, click here.

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