North Carolina High School Basketball - Freedom tipped by ShelbyDecember 18, 2012: Shelby, NC 28152
The Shelby Golden Lions basketball team scored 73 points and held the visiting Freedom Patriots to 71 in the Golden Lions league triumph on Tuesday.
The Golden Lions now sport a 8-1 record. They put it on the line next when they host Crest for a non-league contest on Friday, December 21. Shelby will confront a Chargers team coming off a 76-70 league win over Forestview (Gastonia, NC). The Chargers record now stands at 2-2.
The Patriots (6-2) will now prepare for their contest against Burns (Lawndale, NC). The Bulldogs enter the 3A/2A South Mountain contest with a 0-2 record.