North Carolina High School Basketball - North Johnston edges SouthWest EdgecombeFebruary 7, 2017: Kenly, NC 27542
In Tuesday's league outing, the North Johnston Panthers (Kenly, NC) basketball squad nipped the visiting SouthWest Edgecombe Cougars (Pinetops, NC), by a margin of 59-52.
The Panthers (8-13) will now prepare for their outing against Washington (Washington, NC). The Pam Pack go into the Eastern Plains 2A outing with a 4-18 record. In their last outing, Washington was tipped by North Pitt (Bethel, NC), 78-53, in a league outing.
The Cougars now own a 9-10 record. They play next when they host Beddingfield for a Eastern Plains 2A outing on Friday, February 10. SouthWest Edgecombe will encounter a Bruins squad coming off a 93-91 league win over Farmville Central (Farmville, NC). The Bruins record now stands at 14-8.