North Carolina High School Basketball - Lee County overwhelms Western HarnettFebruary 7, 2018: Lillington, NC 27546
Fans at Wednesday's league challenge between the Lee County Yellow Jackets (Sanford, NC) and the host Western Harnett Eagles (Lillington, NC), saw Lee County's basketball squad wallop Western Harnett by a tally of 48-25.
With the victory, Lee County improves its record to 10-11 on the campaign. The Yellow Jackets host Triton (Erwin, NC) to play the Hawks in a Tri-County 3A challenge on Friday, February 9. The Hawks come into the challenge with a record of 5-18. Triton lost 38-27 in their recent league challenge against Harnett Central (Angier, NC)
Next up, the Eagles play the Southern Lee Cavaliers (Sanford, NC) in a Tri-County 3A challenge, on Friday, February 9. Western Harnett will attempt to improve on its 5-15 season record. The Cavaliers come into the challenge with a 4-18 record after their 60-28 league loss to Union Pines (Cameron, NC).