North Carolina High School Basketball - Pinecrest topped by RichmondFebruary 7, 2017: Southern Pines, NC 28387
The Pinecrest Patriots basketball team (Southern Pines, NC), dropped 77-67 in Tuesday's league battle with the visiting Richmond Raiders (Rockingham, NC)
The Raiders now sport a 17-5 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Scotland for a Southeastern 4A bout on Friday, February 10. Richmond will clash with a Fighting Scots squad coming off a 45-41 league win over Lumberton (Lumberton, NC). The Fighting Scots record now stands at 11-12.
Next up, the Patriots clash with the Hoke County Bucks (Raeford, NC) in a Southeastern 4A bout, on Friday, February 10. Pinecrest will attempt to upgrade on its 20-3 season record. The Bucks go into the bout with a 17-6 record after their 69-56 league win over Purnell Swett (Pembroke, NC).