North Carolina High School Basketball - Roanoke Rapids can't hold off Southern VanceDecember 12, 2017: Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870
The Southern Vance Raiders basketball team scored 71 points and held the host Roanoke Rapids Yellowjackets to 66 in the Raiders league triumph on Tuesday.
The Raiders now sport a 6-1 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to South Granville for a Northern Carolina 1A/2A contest on Thursday, December 14. Southern Vance will battle a Vikings team coming off a 84-41 league win over Warren County (Warrenton, NC). The Vikings record now stands at 3-2.
The Yellowjackets (4-2) will now prepare for their contest against J.F. Webb (Oxford, NC). The Warriors enter the Northern Carolina 1A/2A contest with a 2-3 record. In their last contest, J.F. Webb was nudged by Granville Central (Stem, NC), 80-59, in a league contest.