North Carolina High School Basketball - Smithfield-Selma over South JohnstonJanuary 20, 2017: Four Oaks, NC 27524
Fans at Friday's league challenge between the Smithfield-Selma Spartans (Smithfield, NC) and the host South Johnston Trojans (Four Oaks, NC), saw Smithfield-Selma's basketball squad overcome South Johnston by a tally of 64-50.
With the victory, Smithfield-Selma improves its record to 8-10 on the campaign. The Spartans host Corinth Holders (Wendell, NC) to confront the Pirates in a Two Rivers 3A challenge on Friday, January 27. The Pirates come into the challenge with a record of 5-11. Corinth Holders won 52-49 in their recent league challenge against Cleveland (Clayton, NC)
Next up, the Trojans confront the Western Harnett Eagles (Lillington, NC) in a Two Rivers 3A challenge, on Friday, January 27. South Johnston will attempt to improve on its 10-7 season record. The Eagles come into the challenge with a 7-8 record after their 61-57 non-league loss to Lee County (Sanford, NC).