Lady Jets ride flurry of triples to region championship

Lady Jets ride flurry of triples to region championship
South Georgia Tech has gone 3 for 4 in the past Region 17 championship games (Source: WALB)
South Georgia Tech has gone 3 for 4 in the past Region 17 championship games (Source: WALB)

AMERICUS, GA (WALB) - South Georgia Tech claimed its third Region 17 championship in 4 seasons Saturday afternoon.

The Lady Jets defeated Georgia Highlands 65-63 in the Hangar.

In their 4th straight championship game appearance, the Lady Jets had a run of five straight 3-pointers to end the third quarter.

South Georgia Tech led 47-41 going into the 4th, and held on for a two-point victory.

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