Area basketball teams returning to action

Jan. 03, 2013 @ 10:03 PM

Two area basketball teams return to action Friday, Jan. 4, but the action really heats up next week.

Warren County and Victory Christian are the only two schools playing Friday, Jan. 4 while Kerr-Vance and Crossroads Christian return from holiday breaks Tuesday, Jan. 8

Vance-Granville is at home Wednesday, Jan. 9 and Northern Vance, Southern Vance, J.F. Webb, and Norlina Christian all play Friday, Jan. 11.

The week is highlighted by the Northern-Southern match on Friday. The Lady Raiders will enter as a heavy favorite while the boys match could go either way.

In other boys action, Webb hosts Cardinal Gibbons. The Crusaders were the only 3-A Carolina Conference team other than Chapel Hill to beat the Warriors last season, winning once at home in Raleigh.

Tuesday, Jan. 8
Varsity Boys Basketball
Rocky Mount Academy at Kerr-Vance, 7 p.m.
North Johnston at Warren County, 7:30 p.m.
Crossroads Christian at Cape Fear Christian, 7:15 p.m.
Haliwa-Saponi Tribal School at Victory Christian, 7:30 p.m.
Varsity Girls Basketball
North Johnston at Warren County, 6 p.m.
Rocky Mount Academy at Kerr-Vance, 5:30 p.m.
Crossroads Christian at Cape Fear Christian, 6 p.m.
Haliwa-Saponi Tribal School at Victory Christian, 6 p.m.

Wednesday, Jan. 9
Varsity Boys Basketball
Fayetteville Academy at Kerr-Vance, 7:30 p.m.
Varsity Girls Basketball
Fayetteville Academy at Kerr-Vance, 6 p.m.
College Basketball
Southside, Va. CC at Vance-Granville (Aycock Rec Center), 7 p.m.

Friday, Jan. 11
Varsity Boys Basketball
Northern Vance at Southern Vance, 7:30 p.m.
Warren County at Northwest Halifax, 7:30 p.m.
Cardinal Gibbons at J.F. Webb, 7:30 p.m.
St. David’s at Kerr-Vance, 7:30 p.m.
Grace Christian of Sanford at Crossroads Christian, 7:15 p.m.
Heritage Christian at Victory Christian, 7:30 p.m.
Garnett Christian at Norlina Christian, 7:30 p.m.
Varsity Girls Basketball
Northern Vance at Southern Vance, 6 p.m.
Warren County at Northwest Halifax, 6 p.m.
Cardinal Gibbons at J.F. Webb, 7:30 p.m.
St. David’s at Kerr-Vance, 6 p.m.
Grace Christian of Sanford at Crossroads Christian, 6 p.m.
Garnett Chrstian at Norlina Christian, 6 p.m.