North Carolina High School Basketball - Hoggard nudges TopsailJanuary 17, 2020: Hampstead, NC 28443
Hoggard Vikings (Wilmington, NC) backers were in high spirits Friday as they witnessed their basketball squad tip the host Topsail Pirates (Hampstead, NC), 49-42 in a league bout.
With the win, Hoggard upgrades its record to 13-3 on the year. The Vikings travel to Holly Springs (Holly Springs, NC) to meet the Golden Hawks in a non-league contest on Monday, January 20. The Golden Hawks enter the contest with a record of 6-11. Holly Springs lost 63-58 in their recent league contest against Middle Creek (Apex, NC)
The Pirates (8-7) will now prepare for their contest against North Brunswick (Leland, NC). The Scorpions enter the Mideastern 3A/4A contest with a 3-12 record. In their last contest, North Brunswick was nudged by E.A. Laney (Wilmington, NC), 77-42, in a league contest.