North Carolina High School Basketball - Riverside holds off Panther Creek
(December 30, 2010: Durham, NC 27712) Fans at Thursday's non-league challenge between the Riverside Pirates (Durham, NC) and the visiting Panther Creek Catamount (Cary, NC), saw Riverside's basketball squad hold off Panther Creek by a score of 53-52.
With the victory, Riverside improves its record to 10-1 on the campaign. The Pirates host Southern (Durham, NC) to play the Spartans in a 4A Conference 5 challenge on Tuesday, January 4. The Spartans go into the test with a record of 5-5. Southern lost 54-37 in their recent non-league test against Carolina Friends (Durham, NC)
The Catamount now own a 7-4 record. They take the field next when they travel to Lee County for a 4A Conference 6 test on Tuesday, January 4. Panther Creek will clash with a squad coming off a 61-51 non-league loss to Northwood (Pittsboro, NC). The record now stands at 0-11.