North Carolina High School Basketball - Southern Vance can't hold off Roanoke RapidsJanuary 26, 2018: Henderson, NC 27537
The Roanoke Rapids Yellowjackets basketball team scored 66 points and restricted the host Southern Vance Raiders to 59 in the Yellowjackets league victory on Friday.
The Yellowjackets now sport a 10-3 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Warren County for a Northern Carolina 1A/2A contest on Monday, January 29. Roanoke Rapids will battle a Eagles team coming off a 58-53 league loss to Bunn (Bunn, NC). The Eagles record now stands at 7-12.
The Raiders (15-5) will now prepare for their contest against Louisburg (Louisburg, NC). The Warriors come into the Northern Carolina 1A/2A contest with a 6-11 record. In their last contest, Louisburg was nudged by South Granville (Creedmoor, NC), 81-52, in a league contest.