North Carolina High School Basketball - Scotland topped by Purnell SwettFebruary 7, 2018: Pembroke, NC 28372
The Scotland Fighting Scots basketball team (Laurinburg, NC), dropped 50-35 in Wednesday's league battle with the host Purnell Swett Rams (Pembroke, NC)
The Rams now sport a 5-15 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Lumberton for a Sandhills 4A battle on Friday, February 9. Purnell Swett will battle a Pirates team coming off a 74-38 league win over Scotland (Laurinburg, NC). The Pirates record now stands at 19-4.
The Fighting Scots (2-17) will now prepare for their battle against Richmond (Rockingham, NC). The Raiders come into the Sandhills 4A battle with a 5-13 record. In their last battle, Richmond dropped by Seventy-First (Fayetteville, NC), 55-48, in a league battle.