North Carolina High School Basketball - Draughn ripped by MitchellJanuary 10, 2018: Bakersville, NC 28705
The Mitchell Mountaineers basketball team scored 63 points and held the visiting Draughn Wildcats to 29 in the Mountaineers non-league triumph on Wednesday.
The Mountaineers now sport a 13-1 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Polk County for a Western Highlands 1A/2A contest on Friday, January 12. Mitchell will meet a Wolverines team coming off a 72-37 league loss to Avery County (Newland, NC). The Wolverines record now stands at 1-12.
The Wildcats (9-7) will now prepare for their contest against East Burke (Connelly Springs, NC). The Cavaliers enter the Northwestern Foothills 2A contest with a 16-1 record. In their last challenge, East Burke bounced Foard (Newton, NC), 72-38, in a league challenge.