Virginia High School Basketball - Stonewall Jackson nips NorcomJanuary 27, 2018: Portsmouth, VA 23704
Stonewall Jackson Raiders (Manassas, VA) backers were pleased Saturday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the host Norcom Greyhounds (Portsmouth, VA), 49-45 in a non-league bout.
With the victory, Stonewall Jackson upgrades its record to 12-6 on the campaign. The Raiders host Patriot (Nokesville, VA) to play the in a Western bout on Tuesday, January 30. The come into the bout with a record of 13-5. Patriot won 57-56 in their recent non-league bout against Oscar Smith (Chesapeake, VA)
Next up, the Greyhounds play the Norview Pilots (Norfolk, VA) in a Eastern bout, on Wednesday, January 31. Norcom will attempt to upgrade on its 5-8 season record. The Pilots come into the bout with a 9-5 record after their 75-43 non-league win over Veritas Collegiate Academy (Chesapeake, VA).