North Carolina High School Basketball - Mallard Creek holds off HopewellJanuary 11, 2013: Charlotte, NC 28269
Fans at Friday's league challenge between the Mallard Creek Mavericks (Charlotte, NC) and the visiting Hopewell Titans (Huntersville, NC), saw Mallard Creek's basketball squad hold off Hopewell by a score of 50-49.
With the victory, Mallard Creek improves its record to 13-2 on the campaign. The Mavericks travel to West Charlotte (Charlotte, NC) to clash with the Lions in a 4A I-Meck test on Friday, January 18. The Lions go into the test with a record of 13-1. West Charlotte won 69-67 in their recent non-league test against Green Run (Virginia Beach, VA)
The Titans now own a 3-11 record. They take the field next when they travel to Vance for a 4A I-Meck test on Friday, January 18. Hopewell will clash with a Cougars squad coming off a 57-51 league win over North Mecklenburg (Huntersville, NC). The Cougars record now stands at 11-2.