Cedar Shoals Repeats As Sweet South Classic Champs

The Cedar Shoals Jaguars returned to action this week in the 15th annual Sweet South Classic in Madison, Ga after an 11-day break. Cedar Shoals defeated Lanier (7-6) and Stephenson (7-6) in the first two rounds to set up a rematch against host Morgan County.

Cedar Shoals defeated Morgan County exactly four weeks earlier this season 57-50 in Athens.

Phlandrous Fleming and Snipe Hall combined for 47 of Cedar’s 57 points in a 57-48 win over Morgan County in the championship game Friday night. Morgan County entered the contest ranked 6th in class 3A.

Phlandrous Fleming (Tournament MVP) averaged 23 points while Snipe Hall averaged 17 over the three-game tournament.

Cedar Shoals- ranked 5th in class 5A entering the week, improved to 12-2 and have won 8 straight games. The Jags return to action Wednesday against region foe Johnson (6-8) before hosting non-region foe Washington (4-10) next Saturday.