North Carolina High School Basketball - Asheville over Erwin
(January 17, 2012: Asheville, NC 28801) Fans at Tuesday's non-league challenge between the Asheville Cougars (Asheville, NC) and the visiting Erwin Warriors (Asheville, NC), saw Asheville's basketball squad knock off Erwin by a score of 75-67.
With the victory, Asheville improves its record to 8-6 on the campaign. The Cougars host Rabun Gap-Nacoochee (Rabun Gap, GA) to play the Eagles in a non-league challenge on Tuesday, January 17. The Eagles come into the challenge with a record of 7-2. Rabun Gap-Nacoochee lost 66-54 in their recent league challenge against Christ School (Arden, NC)
Next up, the Warriors play the A.C. Reynolds Rockets (Asheville, NC) in a 4A/3A Mountain challenge, on Friday, January 20. Erwin will attempt to improve on its 9-6 season record. The Rockets come into the challenge with a 4-11 record after their 69-57 league loss to North Buncombe (Weaverville, NC).