December 5, 2020

West Georgia Takeover win Nike Nationals

Nike(Atlanta, Ga) — The 6th grade West Georgia Takeover used an improbable comeback last Sunday to win the Nike Southern Stampede Super 100 Nationals held at various venues in the Atlanta metro area over a five day period.

The team trailed the City of Gold Team out of Villa Rica by 18 points in the third quarter of the championship game before storming back to tie the game on a 40-foot 3-point basket by DJ Emory with under 10 seconds to play in regulation before getting the 52-51 win in overtime.

Emory, Connor Nutt, and Tray Dunson are all from Heard County. The team is coached by Cedric Emory, Joe Nutt, and Shon Ogletree and also includes Alijah Huzzie, Fernandez Jones, Timothy Green, Jr, Trevon Reddish, Devon Barrier, Tay Watson, Christain Ramsey,  and Nic Parcels.

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