North Carolina High School Basketball - Mitchell thwarted by Mountain HeritageFebruary 4, 2021: Bakersville, NC 28705
The Mitchell Mountaineers basketball team (Bakersville, NC), was toppled 53-45 in Thursday's league battle with the visiting Mountain Heritage Cougars (Burnsville, NC)
The Cougars now possess a 7-0 record. They put it on the line next when they host Avery County for a Western Highlands 1A/2A battle on Saturday, February 6. Mountain Heritage will confront a Vikings team coming off a 74-57 league loss to Madison (Marshall, NC). The Vikings record now stands at 0-8.
The Mountaineers (5-5) will now prepare for their battle against Madison (Marshall, NC). The Patriots come into the Western Highlands 1A/2A battle with a 2-6 record. In their last battle, Madison beat Avery County (Newland, NC), 74-57, in a league battle.