North Carolina High School Basketball - First Flight beaten by NortheasternJanuary 26, 2017: Elizabeth City, NC 27909
The Northeastern Eagles ran past the visiting First Flight Nighthawks basketball team by a final score of 55-43 in Thursday's league game.
In their next game, the Eagles face the John A. Holmes Aces (Edenton, NC) in a Northeastern Coastal 2A game, on Friday, January 27. Northeastern will attempt to move on its 11-2 season record. The Aces enter the game with a 5-8 record after their 56-35 league win over Currituck County (Barco, NC).
With the defeat, First Flight moves to 12-7 on the year. The Nighthawks host Bertie (Windsor, NC) to face the Falcons in a Northeastern Coastal 2A game on Friday, January 27. The Falcons enter the game with a record of 3-14. Bertie lost 76-41 in their recent non-league game against Riverside (Williamston, NC)