North Carolina High School Basketball - Shelby holds off Rocky RiverDecember 29, 2012: Shelby, NC 28152
Fans at Saturday's non-league challenge between the Shelby Golden Lions (Shelby, NC) and the visiting Rocky River Ravens (Mint Hill, NC), saw Shelby's basketball squad hold off Rocky River by a score of 63-59.
With the victory, Shelby improves its record to 11-2 on the campaign. The Golden Lions travel to Patton (Morganton, NC) to play the Panthers in a 3A/2A South Mountain challenge on Friday, January 4. The Panthers come into the challenge with a record of 3-8.
Next up, the Ravens play the South Mecklenburg Sabres (Charlotte, NC) in a 4A Southwestern challenge, on Friday, January 4. Rocky River will attempt to improve on its 4-7 season record. The Sabres come into the challenge with a 4-7 record after their 69-63 non-league win over Northwest Cabarrus (Concord, NC).