North Carolina High School Basketball - Hickory fells St. StephensDecember 29, 2017: Hickory, NC 28601
Hickory Red Tornadoes (Hickory, NC) backers were in high spirits Friday as they witnessed their basketball squad thwart the visiting St. Stephens Indians (Hickory, NC), 66-50 in a non-league bout.
With the win, Hickory upgrades its record to 7-1 on the season. The Red Tornadoes travel to South Caldwell (Hudson, NC) to play the Spartans in a Northwestern 3A/4A bout on Tuesday, January 2. The Spartans go into the bout with a record of 2-8. South Caldwell lost 62-51 in their recent non-league bout against Bunker Hill (Claremont, NC)
Next up, the Indians play the Alexander Central Cougars (Taylorsville, NC) in a Northwestern 3A/4A bout, on Tuesday, January 2. St. Stephens will attempt to upgrade on its 6-5 season record. The Cougars go into the bout with a 5-6 record after their 42-35 non-league loss to Maiden (Maiden, NC).