St. Bernard Prep School opened the 2017-18 basketball season Tuesday night at Athens Bible School.
The Lady Saints rolled to a 31-7 victory, while the Saints fell on opening night in a shootout 73-58.
Both will be in action Thursday with another road assignment. This one takes the two to Remlap in Blount County for a matchup against Southeastern School.
The Lady Saints will play at 6:30, while the Saints and Mustangs tip off at 8:00 p.m.
St. Bernard's Saints and Lady Saints await the 2017 AHSAA Cross Country Championship Meet Saturday at Oakville Indian Mounds in Lawrence County.
The 1A/2A varsity championship is scheduled to run at 8:50 a.m. while the 1A/2A girls will take to the course at 9:50 a.m.
William Calvert's squads have been anchored by Andrew Sweeney and Leahrose Mami who come into the state with superb efforts in the sectionals last week in Fairview.
The Saints are the defending 1A/2A state champion, getting past rival Cold Springs last year.