North Carolina High School Basketball - North Johnston topped by SouthWest EdgecombeFebruary 16, 2021: Kenly, NC 27542
The North Johnston Panthers basketball team (Kenly, NC), dropped 60-48 in Tuesday's league battle with the visiting SouthWest Edgecombe Cougars (Pinetops, NC)
The Cougars now sport a 9-2 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Beddingfield for a Eastern Plains 2A battle on Wednesday, February 17. SouthWest Edgecombe will battle a Bruins team coming off a 86-66 league loss to Farmville Central (Farmville, NC). The Bruins record now stands at 1-8.
The Panthers (2-9) will now prepare for their battle against Nash Central (Rocky Mount, NC). The Bulldogs come into the Eastern Plains 2A battle with a 2-5 record. In their last battle, Nash Central dropped by North Pitt (Bethel, NC), 71-43, in a league battle.