By Tim Chambers
There were “tidings of comfort and joy” in Mountain City on Tuesday night after Johnson County swept a pair of games from Sullivan North. The boys outlasted the Golden Raiders 66-56 while the girls shot lights out in their 81-30 win.
Johnson County 66
Sullivan North 56
The Longhorns had to rally in the fourth quarter to earn their win over North. They held a 10-point lead 43-33 after Brian Dempsey’s three-point play with 4:10 remaining in the third quarter, only to see it melt away like Frosty the Snowman using a blow dryer.