North Carolina High School Basketball - Pinecrest edges Union PinesJanuary 17, 2023: Southern Pines, NC 28387
The Pinecrest Patriots (Southern Pines, NC) basketball nipped the visiting Union Pines Vikings (Cameron, NC), 47-44 in Tuesday's league test.
The Patriots (7-4) will now prepare for their test against Richmond (Rockingham, NC). The Raiders go into the 3A/4A Conference 24 test with a 6-10 record.
The Vikings now own a 5-10 record. They play next when they host Lee County for a 3A/4A Conference 24 test on Friday, January 20. Union Pines will encounter a Yellow Jackets squad coming off a 47-36 league loss to Scotland (Laurinburg, NC). The Yellow Jackets record now stands at 10-3.