North Carolina High School Basketball - Richmond fells LumbertonFebruary 8, 2019: Rockingham, NC 28380
Richmond Raiders (Rockingham, NC) backers were in high spirits Friday as they witnessed their basketball squad thwart the visiting Lumberton Pirates (Lumberton, NC), 79-65 in a league bout.
With the win, Richmond upgrades its record to 13-9 on the season. The Raiders host Seventy-First (Fayetteville, NC) to play the Falcons in a Sandhills 4A bout on Tuesday, February 12. The Falcons go into the bout with a record of 19-3. Seventy-First won 83-57 in their recent league bout against Purnell Swett (Pembroke, NC)
Next up, the Pirates play the Scotland Fighting Scots (Laurinburg, NC) in a Sandhills 4A bout, on Tuesday, February 12. Lumberton will attempt to upgrade on its 15-7 season record. The Fighting Scots go into the bout with a 7-15 record after their 48-42 league loss to Pinecrest (Southern Pines, NC).