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Basketball: Norcross Schools Head to State Playoffs

Boys and girls teams for Meadowcreek, Norcross and GAC will compete in the AAAAAA and AA tournaments, which start Tuesday.

Last week's basketball games determined the seeding for the state playoffs that begin Tuesday, and basketball teams from Norcross schools are competing.

Both the girls and boys teams for Norcross High and Greater Atlanta Christian, in addition to the boys for Meadowcreek High, are headed to the tournament.

After the girls' loss against Wesleyan 67-48 last Friday, GAC will play at home against Dade County in the AA game at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Also on the Spartan's home turf, the boys team will compete against Coosa at 6 p.m. Wednesday.

All the other teams also will play Wednesday in Class AAAAAA. For Norcross, the Lady Blue Devils will play at home against South Forsyth at 6 p.m. The girls team lost last week against North Gwinnett 58-53 and now stand at a 23-5 record.

The Norcross boys, who won their game against Peachtree Ridge 55-48 and now have a 22-6 record, will compete against Lambert (13-10) at 7:30 p.m., and it also will be on the Blue Devils court.

For Meadowcreek, the boys won their game against Collins Hill 56-53 and will play at Chattahoochee at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

The state tournament concludes Saturday, March 9, at the Macon Centreplex.

-- Material from MaxPreps and Gwinnett Daily Post was used in this report.

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