North Carolina High School Basketball - Rutherfordton-Spindale Central can't hold off ShelbyJanuary 6, 2012: Shelby, NC 28152
The Rutherfordton-Spindale Central Hilltoppers basketball team (Rutherfordton, NC), was nudged 73-67 in Friday's league outing with the host Shelby Golden Lions (Shelby, NC)
The Golden Lions (10-3) will now prepare for their outing against East Rutherford (Forest City, NC). The Cavaliers go into the 3A/2A South Mountain outing with a 11-2 record. In their last outing, East Rutherford was tipped by Freedom (Morganton, NC), 76-71, in a league outing.
The Hilltoppers now hold a 3-5 record. They take the field next when they travel to East Rutherford for a 3A/2A South Mountain outing on Friday, January 20.