Virginia High School Basketball - Lakeland can't hold off HickoryJanuary 13, 2012: Suffolk, VA 23434
The Lakeland Cavaliers basketball team (Suffolk, VA), was nudged 54-49 in Friday's league battle with the visiting Hickory Hawks (Chesapeake, VA)
The Hawks now sport a 5-7 record. They play next when they host Oscar Smith for a AAA Southeastern battle on Tuesday, January 17. Hickory will meet a Tigers team coming off a 65-42 league loss to Western Branch (Chesapeake, VA). The Tigers record now stands at 1-11.
The Cavaliers (0-9) will now prepare for their battle against Deep Creek (Chesapeake, VA). The Hornets come into the AAA Southeastern battle with a 7-7 record. In their last battle, Deep Creek was nudged by King's Fork (Suffolk, VA), 50-28, in a league battle.