North Carolina High School Basketball - Athens Drive topples NorthwoodJanuary 4, 2017: Raleigh, NC 27606
In Wednesday's non-league outing, the Athens Drive Jaguars (Raleigh, NC) basketball squad beat the visiting Northwood Chargers (Pittsboro, NC), by a margin of 73-53.
With the victory, Athens Drive upgrades its record to 11-4 on the campaign. The Jaguars host Green Hope (Cary, NC) to play the Falcons in a Southwest Wake 4A bout on Friday, January 6. The Falcons come into the bout with a record of 12-3. Green Hope won 53-32 in their recent league bout against Middle Creek (Apex, NC)
Next up, the Chargers play the Cedar Ridge Fighting Red Wolves (Hillsborough, NC) in a Big Eight 3A bout, on Friday, January 6. Northwood will attempt to upgrade on its 11-3 season record. The Fighting Red Wolves come into the bout with a 8-4 record after their 58-51 non-league win over Southern Alamance (Graham, NC).