North Carolina High School Basketball - Croatan overwhelmed by Northside
(February 15, 2008: Jacksonville, NC 28546) The Croatan Cougars basketball team (Newport, NC), was routed 79-46 in Friday's non-league battle with the host Northside Monarchs (Jacksonville, NC)
The Monarchs now sport a 17-5 record. They play next when they travel to East Duplin for a non-league battle on Tuesday, February 19. Northside will meet a Panthers team coming off a 63-33 league loss to South Lenoir (Deep Run, NC). The Panthers record now stands at 4-10.
The Cougars (3-18) will now prepare for their battle against Clinton (Clinton, NC). The Dark Horses come into the non-league battle with a 23-2 record. In their last battle, Clinton triumphed over Southwest Onslow (Jacksonville, NC), 72-41, in a non-league battle.