North Carolina High School Basketball - Hibriten crushes DraughnJanuary 6, 2021: Valdese, NC 28690
Hibriten Panthers (Lenoir, NC) backers were in high spirits Wednesday as they witnessed their basketball squad bounce the host Draughn Wildcats (Valdese, NC), 74-40 in a league bout.
With the win, Hibriten upgrades its record to 1-0 on the season. The Panthers host East Burke (Connelly Springs, NC) to play the Cavaliers in a Northwestern Foothills 2A bout on Friday, January 8. The Cavaliers go into the bout with a record of 1-0. East Burke won 68-62 in their recent league bout against Bunker Hill (Claremont, NC)
Next up, the Wildcats play the Foard Tigers (Newton, NC) in a Northwestern Foothills 2A bout, on Friday, January 8. Draughn will attempt to upgrade on its 0-1 season record. The Tigers go into the bout with a 0-1 record after their 63-42 league loss to West Caldwell (Lenoir, NC).