North Carolina High School Basketball - Shelby routs PattonJanuary 27, 2012: Morganton, NC 28655
In Friday's league outing, the Shelby Golden Lions (Shelby, NC) basketball squad overwhelmed the host Patton Panthers (Morganton, NC), by a margin of 88-62.
The Golden Lions (13-4) will now prepare for their bout against Chase (Forest City, NC). The Trojans go into the 3A/2A South Mountain bout with a 4-7 record. In their last bout, Chase overwhelmed Patton (Morganton, NC), 59-31, in a league bout.
Next up, the Panthers play the Rutherfordton-Spindale Central Hilltoppers (Rutherfordton, NC) in a 3A/2A South Mountain bout, on Tuesday, January 31. Patton will attempt to upgrade on its 2-18 season record. The Hilltoppers go into the bout with a 5-8 record after their 84-55 league loss to Freedom (Morganton, NC).