North Carolina High School Basketball - Ashley can't hold off North BrunswickJanuary 31, 2020: Leland, NC 28451
The Ashley Screaming Eagle basketball team (Wilmington, NC), was nudged 71-67 in Friday's league battle with the host North Brunswick Scorpions (Leland, NC)
The Scorpions now possess a 5-14 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to West Brunswick for a Mideastern 3A/4A battle on Tuesday, February 4. North Brunswick will battle a Trojans team coming off a 69-50 league loss to Hoggard (Wilmington, NC). The Trojans record now stands at 14-6.
The Screaming Eagle (10-8) will now prepare for their battle against Topsail (Hampstead, NC). The Pirates come into the Mideastern 3A/4A battle with a 9-10 record. In their last battle, Topsail was tipped by South Brunswick (Southport, NC), 43-42, in a league test.