North Carolina High School Basketball - New Hanover nips TopsailDecember 17, 2019: Wilmington, NC 28401
New Hanover Wildcats (Wilmington, NC) backers were pleased Tuesday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the visiting Topsail Pirates (Hampstead, NC), 56-49 in a league bout.
With the victory, New Hanover upgrades its record to 4-3 on the campaign. The Wildcats travel to Caldwell Academy (Greensboro, NC) to confront the in a non-league battle on Friday, December 27. The come into the battle with a record of 3-11. Caldwell Academy lost 65-64 in their recent non-league battle against Rockingham County (Wentworth, NC)
The Pirates (6-2) will now prepare for their battle against York Prep (Rock Hill, SC). The Patriots come into the non-league battle with a 4-3 record. In their last battle, York Prep was nudged by Lewisville (Richburg, SC), 55-44, in a non-league battle.