North Carolina High School Basketball - Hickory over WataugaFebruary 8, 2019: Hickory, NC 28601
Fans at Friday's league challenge between the Hickory Red Tornadoes (Hickory, NC) and the visiting Watauga Pioneers (Boone, NC), saw Hickory's basketball squad overcome Watauga by a tally of 57-42.
With the victory, Hickory improves its record to 13-6 on the campaign. The Red Tornadoes travel to Alexander Central (Taylorsville, NC) to confront the Cougars in a Northwestern 3A/4A challenge on Tuesday, February 12. The Cougars come into the challenge with a record of 2-20. Alexander Central lost 63-34 in their recent league challenge against Freedom (Morganton, NC)
Next up, the Pioneers confront the Freedom Patriots (Morganton, NC) in a Northwestern 3A/4A challenge, on Tuesday, February 12. Watauga will attempt to improve on its 14-7 season record. The Patriots come into the challenge with a 21-1 record after their 63-34 league win over Alexander Central (Taylorsville, NC).