North Carolina High School Basketball - R-S Central nips South PointJanuary 12, 2018: Rutherfordton, NC 28139
Fans at Friday's league challenge between the R-S Central Hilltoppers (Rutherfordton, NC) and the visiting South Point Red Raiders (Belmont, NC), saw R-S Central's basketball squad hold off South Point by a tally of 63-58.
With the victory, R-S Central improves its record to 12-4 on the campaign. The Hilltoppers host East Gaston (Mt. Holly, NC) to play the Warriors in a Southwestern 2A challenge on Friday, January 19. The Warriors come into the challenge with a record of 9-5.
Next up, the Red Raiders play the Chase Trojans (Forest City, NC) in a Southwestern 2A challenge, on Friday, January 19. South Point will attempt to improve on its 13-4 season record. The Trojans come into the challenge with a 0-14 record after their 77-17 league loss to East Rutherford (Forest City, NC).