South Carolina High School Basketball - McCormick nips Ninety Six
(January 24, 2012: Ninety Six, SC 29666) Fans at Tuesday's league challenge between the McCormick Chiefs (McCormick, SC) and the host Ninety Six Wildcats (Ninety Six, SC), saw McCormick's basketball squad hold off Ninety Six by a score of 57-53.
With the victory, McCormick improves its record to 12-3 on the campaign. The Chiefs host Ware Shoals (Ware Shoals, SC) to battle the Fighting Hornets in a A Region I challenge on Friday, January 27. The Fighting Hornets come into the challenge with a record of 6-5. Ware Shoals won 60-22 in their recent league challenge against Dixie (Due West, SC)
Next up, the Wildcats battle the Tamassee-Salem Eagles (Salem, SC) in a A Region I challenge, on Friday, January 27. Ninety Six will attempt to improve on its 5-14 season record.