North Carolina High School Basketball - Kinston over New HanoverJanuary 11, 2020: Kinston, NC 28501
Fans at Saturday's non-league challenge between the Kinston Vikings (Kinston, NC) and the visiting New Hanover Wildcats (Wilmington, NC), saw Kinston's basketball squad overcome New Hanover by a tally of 68-49.
With the victory, Kinston improves its record to 12-2 on the campaign. The Vikings host North Lenoir (LaGrange, NC) to face the Hawks in a Eastern Carolina 2A game on Friday, January 17. The Hawks enter the game with a record of 3-7.
With the defeat, New Hanover moves to 9-4 on the year. The Wildcats travel to Hoggard (Wilmington, NC) to face the Vikings in a Mideastern 3A/4A game on Tuesday, January 14. The Vikings enter the game with a record of 12-2. Hoggard won 66-44 in their recent league game against North Brunswick (Leland, NC)