North Carolina High School Basketball - Northampton County nips Rocky Mount PreparatoryFebruary 1, 2020: Rocky Mount, NC 27804
Northampton County Jaguars (Gaston, NC) backers were in high spirits Saturday as they witnessed their basketball squad tip the host Rocky Mount Preparatory Jaguars (Rocky Mount, NC), 80-79 in a league bout.
With the win, Northampton County upgrades its record to 6-9 on the season. The Jaguars travel to Northwest Halifax (Littleton, NC) to play the Vikings in a Tar Roanoke 1A bout on Tuesday, February 4. The Vikings go into the bout with a record of 13-4. Northwest Halifax lost 87-63 in their recent league bout against Wilson Preparatory Academy (Wilson, NC)
Next up, the Jaguars play the Weldon Chargers (Weldon, NC) in a Tar Roanoke 1A bout, on Tuesday, February 4. Rocky Mount Preparatory will attempt to upgrade on its 2-14 season record. The Chargers go into the bout with a 11-5 record after their 77-75 league loss to North Edgecombe (Tarboro, NC).