Lady Vikings Draw GMC in Region-7 Tournament Opener

MACON, Ga. – The FPD varsity girls basketball (6-15, 5-5 Reg. 7A-A) team will take on the GMC Prep Lady Bulldogs (14-10, 8-2 Reg. 7A-B) on Tuesday night, February 10, in the first round of the GHSA Class-A Region-7 Tournament.

The Lady Vikings, the no. 4 seed from Region 7A-A, will play at GMC Prep, the no. 1 seed, from Region 7A-B, at 8 p.m. at the Cordell Events Center on GMC’s campus. The Lady Bulldogs earned the no. 1 seed after Saturday’s victory over the Lady Vikings in Milledgeville.

“We’re excited about the opportunity to be playing in the Region Tournament,” FPD head coach John Griffin said. “We have improved as a team this season and hope for a good showing this week.”

The Lady Bulldogs sept the regular-season series against the Lady Vikings 2-0. GMC captured a 52-44 victory in double overtime at the Middlebrooks Athletic Center on Dec. 12 before taking down FPD 32-24 on Feb. 7.

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