North Carolina High School Basketball - Highland Tech nips North Lincoln
(January 24, 2012: Denver, NC 28037) Fans at Tuesday's league challenge between the Highland Tech (Gastonia, NC) and the host North Lincoln Knights (Denver, NC), saw Highland Tech's basketball squad hold off North Lincoln by a score of 55-52.
With the victory, Highland Tech improves its record to 10-5 on the campaign. The host Bessemer City (Bessemer City, NC) to battle the Yellowjackets in a 2A/1A Southern Piedmont challenge on Friday, January 27. The Yellowjackets come into the challenge with a record of 7-8. Bessemer City lost 76-53 in their recent league challenge against Lincolnton (Lincolnton, NC)
Next up, the Knights battle the Lincolnton Wolves (Lincolnton, NC) in a 2A/1A Southern Piedmont challenge, on Friday, January 27. North Lincoln will attempt to improve on its 11-6 season record. The Wolves come into the challenge with a 14-2 record after their 76-53 league win over Bessemer City (Bessemer City, NC).