North Carolina High School Basketball - Topsail thwarted by HoggardFebruary 11, 2020: Wilmington, NC 28403
The Topsail Pirates basketball team (Hampstead, NC), dropped 45-32 in Tuesday's league battle with the host Hoggard Vikings (Wilmington, NC)
The Vikings now possess a 19-4 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to New Hanover for a Mideastern 3A/4A battle on Thursday, February 13. Hoggard will confront a Wildcats team coming off a 79-78 league win over West Brunswick (Shallotte, NC). The Wildcats record now stands at 17-5.
The Pirates (11-11) will now prepare for their battle against North Brunswick (Leland, NC). The Scorpions come into the Mideastern 3A/4A test with a 5-17 record. In their last test, North Brunswick went down by E.A. Laney (Wilmington, NC), 65-48, in a league test.