North Carolina High School Basketball - Bunker Hill nips PattonFebruary 5, 2019: Claremont, NC 28610
Bunker Hill Bears (Claremont, NC) backers were pleased Tuesday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the visiting Patton Panthers (Morganton, NC), 67-61 in a league bout.
With the victory, Bunker Hill upgrades its record to 13-9 on the campaign. The Bears host Hibriten (Lenoir, NC) to play the Panthers in a Northwestern Foothills 2A bout on Tuesday, February 12. The Panthers come into the bout with a record of 16-3.
Next up, the Panthers play the Hibriten Panthers (Lenoir, NC) in a Northwestern Foothills 2A bout, on Friday, February 8. Patton will attempt to upgrade on its 12-9 season record. The Panthers come into the bout with a 16-3 record after their 63-59 non-league loss to North Lincoln (Lincolnton, NC).