Pirates fall to county rival Manila Lions

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

MANILA — The Gosnell Pirates were defeated 75-69 by the 3A/4A opponent the Manila Lions Tuesday.

The Lions led 43-29 at the half and a big third quarter by the Pirates cut the Lions’ lead to eight heading into the final quarter.

GHS senior guard Brandon Partee led the Pirates with 17 points.

Sophomore forward Jordan Lewis chipped in 15 points and Mkylan Caruthers added 13 points.

The Lady Pirates defeated the Lady Lions 57-35.

The Pirates and Lady Pirates will host the Osceola Seminoles on Friday.