North Carolina High School Basketball - Vance thwarted by West Charlotte
(January 13, 2012: Charlotte, NC 28262) The Vance Cougars basketball team (Charlotte, NC), was toppled 65-47 in Friday's league battle with the visiting West Charlotte Lions (Charlotte, NC)
The Lions now possess a 7-6 record. They play next when they travel to Hopewell for a 4A I-Meck battle on Friday, January 20. West Charlotte will battle a Titans team coming off a 52-44 league win over North Mecklenburg (Huntersville, NC). The Titans record now stands at 10-6.
The Cougars (3-9) will now prepare for their battle against Phillip O. Berry Academy of Technology (Charlotte, NC). The Cardinal come into the non-league battle with a 14-1 record. In their last battle, Phillip O. Berry Academy of Technology prevailed over Harding University (Charlotte, NC), 40-38, in a league battle.