North Carolina High School Basketball - Pender thwarts WhitevilleJanuary 16, 2009: Whiteville, NC 28472
The Pender Patriots (Burgaw, NC) basketball felled the host Whiteville Wolfpack (Whiteville, NC), 62-52 in Friday's non-league test.
The Patriots (7-3) will now prepare for their test against East Columbus (Lake Waccamaw, NC). The Gators go into the Waccamaw test with a 2-9 record. In their last test, East Columbus defeated Trask (Rocky Point, NC), 59-52, in a league test.
The Wolfpack now own a 6-3 record. They take the field next when they host South Brunswick for a Waccamaw test on Tuesday, January 20. Whiteville will clash with a Cougars squad coming off a 72-55 league win over Trask (Rocky Point, NC). The Cougars record now stands at 8-4.