North Carolina High School Basketball - Ben L. Smith thwarts Western Guilford
(January 18, 2011: Greensboro, NC 27410) The Ben L. Smith Golden Eagles (Greensboro, NC) basketball felled the host Western Guilford Hornets (Greensboro, NC), 59-51 in Tuesday's league test.
The Golden Eagles (10-6) will now prepare for their test against Page (Greensboro, NC). The Pirates go into the 4A Conference 8 test with a 7-6 record. In their last test, Page went down by Norfolk Christian (Norfolk, VA), 72-56, in a non-league test.
The Hornets now own a 4-9 record. They take the field next when they travel to Grimsley for a 4A Conference 8 test on Friday, January 21. Western Guilford will clash with a Whirlies squad coming off a 69-54 league win over Southern Alamance (Graham, NC). The Whirlies record now stands at 8-5.