North Carolina High School Basketball - North Pitt crushes North JohnstonFebruary 12, 2021: Bethel, NC 27812
North Pitt Panthers (Bethel, NC) backers were in high spirits Friday as they witnessed their basketball squad bounce the visiting North Johnston Panthers (Kenly, NC), 74-33 in a league bout.
With the win, North Pitt upgrades its record to 7-5 on the season. The Panthers host Nash Central (Rocky Mount, NC) to play the Bulldogs in a Eastern Plains 2A bout on Tuesday, February 16. The Bulldogs go into the bout with a record of 2-4. Nash Central lost 63-61 in their recent league bout against SouthWest Edgecombe (Pinetops, NC)
Next up, the Panthers play the SouthWest Edgecombe Cougars (Pinetops, NC) in a Eastern Plains 2A bout, on Tuesday, February 16. North Johnston will attempt to upgrade on its 2-8 season record. The Cougars go into the bout with a 8-2 record after their 63-61 league win over Nash Central (Rocky Mount, NC).