North Carolina High School Basketball - Lumberton tipped by FairmontFebruary 3, 2016: Lumberton, NC 28358
In Wednesday's non-league match, the visiting Fairmont Golden Tornadoes basketball team scored a tight 62-55 triumph over the Lumberton Pirates.
In their next game, the Golden Tornadoes meet the Red Springs Red Devils (Red Springs, NC) in a Three Rivers 1A/2A match, on Friday, February 5. Fairmont will attempt to better on its 17-0 season record. The Red Devils enter the match with a 13-8 record after their 65-53 league win over West Columbus (Cerro Gordo, NC).
With the defeat, Lumberton moves to 8-12 on the year. The Pirates host Richmond (Rockingham, NC) to meet the Raiders in a Southeastern 4A match on Friday, February 5. The Raiders enter the match with a record of 12-8. Richmond won 107-50 in their recent league match against Purnell Swett (Pembroke, NC)