North Carolina High School Soccer - East Burke nudges DraughnApril 1, 2019: Valdese, NC 28690
East Burke Cavaliers (Connelly Springs, NC) fans were thrilled Monday as they observed their soccer team hold off the host Draughn Wildcats (Valdese, NC), 2-1 in a league challenge.
Next, the Cavaliers face the Freedom Patriots (Morganton, NC) in a non-league challenge, on Wednesday, April 3. East Burke will attempt to better on its 2-7 season record. The Patriots enter the challenge with a 5-5 record after their 10-1 league win over West Caldwell (Lenoir, NC).
The Wildcats now have a 4-5 record. They take the field next when they host R-S Central for a non-league challenge on Wednesday, April 3. Draughn will face a Hilltoppers team coming off a 2-0 league win over Chase (Forest City, NC). The Hilltoppers record now stands at 8-2.