North Carolina High School Basketball - Northeastern edged by BertieFebruary 5, 2019: Elizabeth City, NC 27909
The Northeastern Eagles basketball team (Elizabeth City, NC), was nudged 67-65 in Tuesday's league battle with the visiting Bertie Falcons (Windsor, NC)
The Falcons now possess a 12-9 record. They put it on the line next when they host Pasquotank County for a Northeastern Coastal 2A battle on Friday, February 8. Bertie will confront a Panthers team coming off a 49-31 non-league loss to Riverside (Williamston, NC). The Panthers record now stands at 5-15.
The Eagles (5-12) will now prepare for their battle against Gates County (Gatesville, NC). The Red Barons come into the non-league battle with a 9-10 record. In their last battle, Gates County edged Perquimans (Hertford, NC), 70-45, in a league battle.