North Carolina High School Basketball - Avery County knocked off by MadisonFebruary 5, 2021: Newland, NC 28657
The Madison Patriots basketball team scored 74 points and held the host Avery County Vikings to 57 in the Patriots league triumph on Friday.
The Patriots now sport a 2-6 record. They put it on the line next when they host Mitchell for a Western Highlands 1A/2A contest on Tuesday, February 9. Madison will meet a Mountaineers team coming off a 53-45 league loss to Mountain Heritage (Burnsville, NC). The Mountaineers record now stands at 5-5.
The Vikings (0-8) will now prepare for their contest against Mountain Heritage (Burnsville, NC). The Cougars enter the Western Highlands 1A/2A contest with a 7-0 record. In their last contest, Mountain Heritage ran past Mitchell (Bakersville, NC), 53-45, in a league contest.