Pictured is Rhea County point guard Noel Patterson bringing the ball up the court during a recent game. Patterson had four points in the Eagles' 50-47 loss at McMinn on Tuesday.
Published: 3:06 PM, 12/14/2012
Last updated: 3:15 PM, 12/14/2012
Author: Ernie Harris Source: The Herald-News
Jalen Smith had his second-highest point total of the season of 28 for the Rhea County High School Golden Eagles' basketball team but was not enough to overcome the McMinn County High School Cherokees. The Eagles fought to end on Tuesday but eventually lost 50-47.
Eagle head coach Mike Phillips described the game as a definite advancement in overall execution in comparison from the Soddy-Daisy win on Friday and believes the team got better.
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