North Carolina High School Basketball - Shelby edged by East RutherfordFebruary 7, 2012: Forest City, NC 28043
The Shelby Golden Lions basketball team (Shelby, NC), was nudged 57-54 in Tuesday's league battle with the host East Rutherford Cavaliers (Forest City, NC)
The Cavaliers now possess a 19-3 record. They play next when they host Chase for a 3A/2A South Mountain battle on Friday, February 10. East Rutherford will battle a Trojans team coming off a 72-60 league loss to Freedom (Morganton, NC). The Trojans record now stands at 4-9.
The Golden Lions (15-5) will now prepare for their battle against Burns (Lawndale, NC). The Bulldogs come into the 3A/2A South Mountain battle with a 3-10 record. In their last battle, Burns edged Patton (Morganton, NC), 69-59, in a league battle.