North Carolina High School Basketball - New Hanover overwhelms AshleyJanuary 10, 2020: Wilmington, NC 28401
Fans at Friday's league challenge between the New Hanover Wildcats (Wilmington, NC) and the visiting Ashley Screaming Eagle (Wilmington, NC), saw New Hanover's basketball squad wallop Ashley by a count of 89-61.
With the victory, New Hanover upgrades its record to 9-3 on the campaign. The Wildcats travel to Kinston (Kinston, NC) to play the Vikings in a non-league challenge on Saturday, January 11. The Vikings come into the challenge with a record of 11-2. Kinston won 87-79 in their recent non-league challenge against Goldsboro (Goldsboro, NC)
Next up, the Screaming Eagle play the E.A. Laney Buccaneers (Wilmington, NC) in a Mideastern 3A/4A challenge, on Tuesday, January 14. Ashley will attempt to upgrade on its 6-4 season record. The Buccaneers come into the challenge with a 8-5 record after their 46-36 league win over South Brunswick (Southport, NC).