Archive for January 14, 2013

#18 Women’s Basketball Continues Their Winning Ways

The #18 Buccaneers Women’s Basketball team went on the road and collected another win in their impressive season with an 88-66 win over conference foe Lenoir CC. The Bucs were led offensively by Freshman Anika Jones and Sophomore Matrice Sweezy who scored 20 and 16 respectively. Freshman Gabrielle McClain posted a double double by scoring 14 points and adding 10 rebounds.

The #18 Buccaneers will face their toughest competition of the season traveling to fellow conference member #11 Patrick Henry CC in Virginia on Tuesday night. The Buccaneers will return home this Friday to play Brunswick CC at 5:00pm.

Men’s Basketball Rally Comes up Short Against Pitt CC

On Saturday the Men’s Buccaneers Basketball team took on the visiting Bulldogs from Pitt CC and fell 88-82. The Bucs offense was led by Freshman Rashawn Edwards who poured in 20 points for the Bucs. Sophomore Preston Earle added 14 points while fellow sophomores Cameron Redd and Anthony Hilliard added 13 each. Edwards was one rebound short of a double double grabbing 9 while Redd, Terrance Polk, and Jalen Cannady added 8 each.

The Bucs struggled offensively and were down 16 with 5 minutes left but were able to battle back to within 3 points. Before the Bulldogs finished off the game with free throws. The Bucs are now 10-6 and 0-2 in conference. They will travel on Wednesday to play another conference game against Guilford Tech, before returning to the Tarlton Complex on Saturday to face Lenoir CC at 4:00pm.