North Carolina High School Basketball - North Edgecombe crushes Rocky Mount PreparatoryJanuary 17, 2020: Tarboro, NC 27886
North Edgecombe Warriors (Tarboro, NC) backers were in high spirits Friday as they witnessed their basketball squad bounce the visiting Rocky Mount Preparatory Jaguars (Rocky Mount, NC), 84-59 in a league bout.
With the win, North Edgecombe upgrades its record to 8-1 on the year. The Warriors travel to Northern (Durham, NC) to meet the Knights in a non-league match on Saturday, January 18. The Knights enter the match with a record of 4-12. Northern lost 58-50 in their recent league match against Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)
With the defeat, Rocky Mount Preparatory moves to 2-9 on the year. The Jaguars travel to Southeast Halifax (Halifax, NC) to meet the Trojans in a Tar Roanoke 1A bout on Tuesday, January 21. The Trojans go into the bout with a record of 1-13. Southeast Halifax lost 77-47 in their recent league bout against Weldon (Weldon, NC)