Panthers win hoops opener against Roberson

The Franklin Panthers opened up the 2012-2013 basketball season this week by picking up wins against TC Roberson.

The Franklin boy’s varsity team knocked off the visiting Rams in a low scoring affair 48-34. Franklin held TC to a combined 14 points in the first, second, and fourth quarters.

In the girl’s varsity game, the Lady Panthers edged out the Lady Rams by a final of 50-44. The girls were led by Sarah Henson who picked up 21 points in the victory.

Tonight, the Panthers will travel to West Oak High School in Oconee County, South Carolina. Tip off is set for 6:00 p.m.

Franklin will host their next home game Tuesday, December 11 against Brevard.