North Carolina High School Basketball - Watauga topped by HickoryJanuary 19, 2021: Boone, NC 28607
The Hickory Red Tornadoes basketball team scored 72 points and restricted the host Watauga Pioneers to 61 in the Red Tornadoes league victory on Tuesday.
The Red Tornadoes now sport a 3-1 record. They put it on the line next when they host St. Stephens for a Northwestern 3A/4A contest on Tuesday, January 26.
The Pioneers (1-4) will now prepare for their contest against Freedom (Morganton, NC). The Patriots come into the Northwestern 3A/4A contest with a 1-3 record. In their last contest, Freedom was defeated by Alexander Central (Taylorsville, NC), 78-48, in a league contest.