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Challenger Basketball

Mascot
Firebirds
Team
Varsity 2016-17
Colors
Purple, White
Coach
Dennis McPhail
Address
2550 Hwy 70 SE, Hickory, NC 28602
Overall
1-3
Conference
0-0

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  1. Updates From This Month
  2. 49-40 (W) - Challenger vs. LLCARESULTWin

    Played on 1/19/2017 6:30 PM

    1/19 @ 6:30pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    LLCA----40
    Challenger----49

    The Challenger Firebirds basketball team won Thursday's home non-conference game against Lake Lure Classical Academy by a score of 49-40. Box Score Get Notified

    Posted this week
  3. High School Top 25 basketball rankings

    News - Published on 1/16/2017 6:00 PM

    Nathan Hale, Sierra Canyon make statements Monday at the Spalding Hoophall Classic. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted this week
  4. Western Piedmont League Weekly Review

    See the latest standings and stat leaders in Western Piedmont league Latest Standings

    Posted this week
  5. Video: MaxPreps Basketball Plays of Week

    News - Published on 1/15/2017 12:18 AM

    Nothing but powerful, and in one case historic, dunks make up this week's best basketball plays. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted this week
  6. High School Top 25 basketball rankings

    News - Published on 1/8/2017

    Memphis East climbs after win over Montverde Academy while three unbeatens debut on back end of rankings. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted Sun, Jan 8 2017
  7. High School Top 25 basketball rankings

    News - Published on 1/1/2017 8:00 PM

    Thanks to a stunning victory over then-No. 1 Sierra Canyon at the Les Schwab Invitational, Seattle’s Nathan Hale – a 3-18 team a year ago – vaults to top spot. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted Sun, Jan 1 2017
  8. Last Month
  9. High School Top 25 basketball rankings

    News - Published on 12/23/2016 4:00 PM

    Sierra Canyon firms grip on No. 1 while defending champ Chino Hills makes a run up the rankings after tournament win. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted Fri, Dec 23 2016
  10. Video: Top 10 Basketball Plays of The Week

    News - Published on 12/9/2016 6:00 PM

    These high school boys and girls do the hustle, shoot long range, make trick shots, beat buzzers from 60 feet and also throw down some very impressive dunks. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted Fri, Dec 9 2016
  11. 7-foot-7 Romanian teen has arrived

    News - Published on 12/9/2016 9:00 AM

    Big man might be the world's most interesting prep basketball player. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted Fri, Dec 9 2016
  12. 92-28 (L) - Challenger vs. West CaldwellRESULTLoss

    Played on 12/7/2016 8:00 PM

    12/7 @ 8pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    West Caldwell3232141492
    Challenger44101028

    The Challenger Firebirds basketball team lost Wednesday's home non-conference game against West Caldwell by a score of 92-28. Box Score Get Notified

    Posted Wed, Dec 7 2016
  13. High School Top 25 basketball rankings

    News - Published on 12/4/2016 10:00 PM

    Four more ranked teams go down over the weekend as topsy-turvy start to high school basketball season continues. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted Sun, Dec 4 2016
  14. November 2016
  15. 72-25 (L) - Challenger vs. University ChristianRESULTLoss

    Played on 11/28/2016 7:00 PM

    11/28 @ 7pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    UCHS2117112372
    Challenger----25

    The Challenger Firebirds basketball team lost Monday's home non-conference game against University Christian by a score of 72-25. Box Score Get Notified

    Posted Mon, Nov 28 2016
  16. High School Top 25 basketball rankings

    News - Published on 11/27/2016 9:00 PM

    Hoops starts with a bang as seven ranked teams lose over the weekend. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted Sun, Nov 27 2016
  17. 69-20 (L) - Challenger @ SCHSRESULTLoss

    Played on 11/15/2016 7:00 PM

    11/15 @ 7pQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
    Challenger----20
    SCHS----69

    The Challenger Firebirds basketball team lost Tuesday's away non-conference game against Statesville Christian by a score of 69-20. Box Score Get Notified

    Posted Tue, Nov 15 2016
  18. Preseason Basketball High School Top 25

    News - Published on 11/9/2016 11:30 AM

    Experience on the big stage and big time talent make Sierra Canyon our choice for preseason No. 1. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted Wed, Nov 9 2016
  19. Independent Top 10 basketball rankings

    News - Published on 11/8/2016 9:00 AM

    After coming up just short at Dick's Nationals last April, La Lumiere begins the 2016-17 season at No. 1. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted Tue, Nov 8 2016
  20. October 2016
  21. Basketball tournaments and events to watch

    News - Published on 10/31/2016

    MaxPreps highlights over 70 big time high school hoops happenings with national appeal. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted Mon, Oct 31 2016
  22. July 2016
  23. 2016-17 Basketball Season

    Welcome to the Challenger basketball team wall. The most current information will appear at the top of the wall dating back to prior seasons. Utilize the left navigation tools to find past seasons, game schedules, rosters and more. Best of luck this winter!

    Looking for 2015-16 info?

    Posted Tue, Jul 5 2016
  24. April 2016
  25. Photos of the Month for March

    News - Published on 4/21/2016 4:45 PM

    View stellar images captured by our network of pro photographers across the nation. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted Thu, Apr 21 2016
  26. Video: Top 10 hoops plays of the season

    News - Published on 4/14/2016 7:00 AM

    Half court shots, ordinary buzzer beaters and standard alley-oops need not apply. Read Article Get Notified

    Posted Thu, Apr 14 2016