Four area teams eliminated in state playoffs
The J.F. Webb boys are the only area basketball team left standing after Monday’s opening round of the state playoffs.
Ninth-seeded Warren County was eliminated at No. 8 Pittsboro Northwood, 72-56, in 2-A boys action and the Southern Vance, Webb and Warren County girls each lost.
In 3-A, Southern lost at home to Eastern Guilford and No. 13 Webb lost at No. 4 Eastern Alamance, 59-27. The No. 12 Eagle girls fell at No. 5 Bertie, 60-42 in the 2-A East bracket.