North Carolina High School Basketball - North Pitt nips SouthWest EdgecombeFebruary 5, 2021: Bethel, NC 27812
Fans at Friday's league challenge between the North Pitt Panthers (Bethel, NC) and the visiting SouthWest Edgecombe Cougars (Pinetops, NC), saw North Pitt's basketball squad hold off SouthWest Edgecombe by a tally of 59-58.
With the victory, North Pitt improves its record to 4-5 on the campaign. The Panthers travel to Beddingfield (Wilson, NC) to play the Bruins in a Eastern Plains 2A challenge on Tuesday, February 9. The Bruins come into the challenge with a record of 0-5. Beddingfield lost 53-44 in their recent league challenge against North Pitt (Bethel, NC)
Next up, the Cougars play the Nash Central Bulldogs (Rocky Mount, NC) in a Eastern Plains 2A challenge, on Tuesday, February 9. SouthWest Edgecombe will attempt to improve on its 7-2 season record. The Bulldogs come into the challenge with a 1-2 record after their 62-35 league win over Beddingfield (Wilson, NC).