Devils Win in Region Play..Continue Today

On Thursday afternoon, the Lady Devils continued their role as spoiler in the 8AA region tournament, as they upset the second seeded Lady Leopards of Banks County 51-46. The victory moved the Lady Devils to the 8AA Region Championship game on Friday night at 7:00 PM in the Inferno, against the Lady Wildcats of Rabun County. Leading the Lady Devils in the victory was Jalexus Burden with 19 points and Tykeya Gray with 10 points.
In the last game of the night, the Devils took the floor to face the Union County Panthers. The Devils continued their journey to the 8AA region championship by defeating the Panthers 52-41. Leading scorers for the Devils were Ty Hill with 14 points, Jaqirus Harris with 11 points and Metrius Fleming with 11 points. The Devils will face the Banks County Leopards at 8:30 PM in the fight for the 8AA region championship. With the victories, both the Devils and Lady Devils have solidified at least a second place finish in the region. With the guaranteed second place, both the Elbert Lady Devils and Devils will host the first round of the AA state tournament in The Inferno.

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