Needlepoint: Newnan Heritage sews up Columbus St. Anne-Pacelli in slim triumph

Newnan Heritage showed its poise to outlast a game Columbus St. Anne-Pacelli squad for a 51-48 victory in Georgia boys basketball action on February 3.

The start wasn’t the problem for Columbus St. Anne-Pacelli, as it began with a 21-17 edge over Newnan Heritage through the end of the first quarter.

An intermission tie at 29-29 allowed for a respite as both teams looked to regroup in the locker room.

Columbus St. Anne-Pacelli had cause for optimism when it began the final quarter on top of Newnan Heritage 44-40.

The Hawks rebounded from a late deficit, outscoring the Vikings 11-4 in the last stanza for the victory.

Recently on January 27, Newnan Heritage squared off with Locust Grove Strong Rock Christian in a basketball game. For a full recap, click here.

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