Lady Raiders lose to Northern Nash; Southern boys drop close game
The Southern Vance girls basketball team was defeated 60-37 by Northern Nash Friday.
Southern was down 25-16 at halftime.
Breona Jones and Kechae Parker each had 13 points for the Raiders, who fell to 1-1.
Southern hosts Northern Vance on Tuesday.
Roberts’ double-double not enough
Southern Vance dropped a 53-47 decision to Northern Nash in boys basketball action Friday.
The Knights were up 22-21 at halftime before Southern took a 35-34 lead into the final quarter.
The Raiders were within four points with about a minute remaining before the visitors iced it at the free throw line.
Ty-Traveon Roberts led Southern Vance with 14 points and 12 rebounds and Kean Branch was also in double-figure scoring for the Raiders with 10.
Southern (0-2) hosts Northern Vance Tuesday.