The Appling County Pirates basketball team hosted the Pierce County Bears on Friday, February 4. The Pirates came up just a little short losing 41-49. The two region 2AA games between both teams have been decided by a total of ten points with Pierce County winning 58-60 in overtime on January 28.
The Pirates record is now 6-15 overall and 2-13 in region play. The Pirates will finish region play on Friday, February 11 in Jeff Davis. The Pirates defeated the Yellow Jackets 58-57 on December 18.
The Pirates last regular season game will be on Saturday, February 12 against Wayne County. The Pirates lost to Wayne County 45-65 on December 4. All the games are scheduled to follow the Lady Pirate games which are scheduled to start at 6:00 p.m.