Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy sits in second place in the Southern Piedmont Conference in the latest Wells Fargo Conference Cup standings.
Sometimes, it’s all about the numbers.
And, of course, strategy.
Despite only having one win on the season, the Chase Trojans continually prove that they can compete in the tough SMAC conference.
Despite their recent loss to Crest, the R-S Central Hilltoppers find themselves in the early South Mountain Athletic Conference (SMAC) chase.
The Chase Trojans took their second consecutive loss after early mistakes proved too costly to overcome and allowed the Shelby Golden Lions to walk away with a 82-57 win.
The Chase Lady Trojans looked to get their first win against the previously winless Shelby Lady Golden Lions, but Shelby proved the better team while in route to a 66-17 victory.
Akin to swords, people only become stronger once broken then mended and Chase Trojans 182 pound wrestler Stephan Phillips, who seeks his 100th career win this week, knows that all too well.
Although a hotly contested game from the start, a few Burns free throws gave the Chase Trojans their second loss of the season as they fell to the Bulldogs 43-40.
Early fouls had a lasting effect on the Chase Lady Trojans during their 68-18 loss to the Burns Lady Bulldogs on Friday night.