North Carolina High School Basketball - Charles D. Owen overwhelmed by Avery CountyJanuary 30, 2019: Black Mountain, NC 28711
The Avery County Vikings basketball team scored 72 points and restricted the host Charles D. Owen Warhorses to 37 in the Vikings league victory on Wednesday.
The Vikings now sport a 16-4 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Mitchell for a Western Highlands 1A/2A contest on Friday, February 1. Avery County will battle a Mountaineers team coming off a 44-41 league win over Madison (Marshall, NC). The Mountaineers record now stands at 12-8.
The Warhorses (3-17) will now prepare for their contest against Madison (Marshall, NC). The Patriots come into the Western Highlands 1A/2A contest with a 13-7 record. In their last contest, Madison was routed by Mountain Heritage (Burnsville, NC), 57-42, in a league contest.