North Carolina High School Basketball - Starmount nudges Ashe County
(January 22, 2010: West Jefferson, NC 28694) In Friday's league outing, the Starmount Rams (Boonville, NC) basketball squad edged the host Ashe County Huskies (West Jefferson, NC), by a margin of 72-66.
The Rams (6-8) will now prepare for their outing against East Surry (Pilot Mountain, NC). The Cardinals go into the non-league outing with a 7-7 record. In their last outing, East Surry nipped South Stokes (Walnut Cove, NC), 75-56, in a league outing.
The Huskies now own a 11-5 record. They take the field next when they host East Wilkes for a 2A/1A Conference 16 outing on Tuesday, January 26. Ashe County will encounter a Cardinals squad coming off a 52-48 non-league loss to Surry Central (Dobson, NC). The Cardinals record now stands at 0-16.