North Carolina High School Basketball - West Bladen overwhelms East ColumbusJanuary 2, 2009: Bladenboro, NC 28320
Fans at Friday's non-league challenge between the West Bladen (Bladenboro, NC) and the visiting East Columbus Gators (Lake Waccamaw, NC), saw West Bladen's basketball squad trounce East Columbus by a score of 66-33.
With the victory, West Bladen improves its record to 11-1 on the campaign. The travel to Fairmont (Fairmont, NC) to play the Golden Tornadoes in a Southeastern challenge on Friday, January 9. The Golden Tornadoes come into the challenge with a record of 4-1.
Next up, the Gators play the North Brunswick Scorpions (Leland, NC) in a Waccamaw challenge, on Tuesday, January 6. East Columbus will attempt to improve on its 1-6 season record. The Scorpions come into the challenge with a 3-6 record after their 62-33 league loss to Whiteville (Whiteville, NC).