North Carolina High School Basketball - North Edgecombe edges Northampton-West
(January 24, 2012: Gaston, NC 27832) The North Edgecombe Warriors (Tarboro, NC) basketball nipped the host Northampton-West Hurricanes (Gaston, NC), 60-53 in Tuesday's league test.
The Warriors (6-10) will now prepare for their test against Northampton-East (Conway, NC). The Rams go into the 1A Tar-Roanoke test with a 2-17 record. In their last match, Northampton-East was nipped by Gates County (Gatesville, NC), 46-39, in a league match.
With the defeat, Northampton-West moves to 14-3 on the year. The Hurricanes travel to Southeast Halifax (Halifax, NC) to confront the Trojans in a 1A Tar-Roanoke match on Tuesday, January 31. The Trojans enter the match with a record of 14-3.