December 18, 2008

Men's Basketball to Host Achasta Challenge

DAHLONEGA, GA – The North Georgia College & State University men’s basketball team has partnered with Achasta to bring five high school basketball teams to Memorial Hall for ten games over the weekend in the 2008 Achasta Challenge.

In what proves to be an exciting weekend, four games are scheduled on Friday starting at 4:00 p.m., while six games are slated for Saturday with an 11:00 a.m. tip-off.

North Hall High School will bring four teams to the competition, as both their boys and girls varsity and junior varsity teams will jump into the action. Buford will also bring all four teams as the battle of the Trojans and Wolves will take place Friday evening at the varsity level, and Saturday morning for the junior varsity squads.

Milton High School will travel to Dahlonega with their varsity girls’ team as the Eagles will take on East Hall on Friday evening before battling with North Hall Saturday afternoon.
The likes of Welseyan High School will bring their boys varsity team to the Achasta Challenge for a pair of games, while East Hall’s boys and girls varsity teams will be in attendance for games each day.

The North Georgia basketball team would like to thank Achasta, a Linger
Longer Community, for sponsoring the event. Click HERE to view all the
Achasta Community has to offer.

Friday December 19, 2008
Final: Buford 67 vs North Hall 41 Girls
Final: Buford 45 vs North Hall 65 Boys
Final: Milton 54 vs East Hall 44 Girls
Final: Wesleyan 40 vs East Hall 58 Boys

Saturday December 20, 2008
11:00 AM North Hall vs Buford Girls JV
12:30 PM North Hall vs Buford Boys JV
2:00 PM North Hall vs Milton Girls
3:30 PM North Hall vs Wesleyan Boys
5:00 PM East Hall vs Buford Girls
6:30 PM East Hall vs Buford Boys