Alexander Central 58 Newton Conover 35
The Lady Cougars rolled to the victory trailing only once in the 1st quarter. Julianna Walter led the scoring with 15 and Madeleine Jenkins added 11. AC is 5-0, Newton Conover suffered their first defeat of the season and are 4-1.
Alexander Central 62
Newton Conover 36
The Blue and Gold never trailed and were up by 15 at the half. Ten Cougars scored led by Avery Cook and Evan Presnell with 13 each, Dusty Sigmon added 12. AC went 19 of 22 at the free throw line including Evan Presnell’s 8 for 8. The Cougars are now 4-1, the loss sent Newton Conover to 0-5.
Girls: Alexander Central 34 Newton Conover 25
Boys: Newton Conover 43 Alexander Central 34