Alexander Central 40
Northern Guilford 55
The Lady Cougars saw their season end at #1 ranked Northern Guilford Saturday night. It didn’t end without putting a scare into the Nighhawks who’ve rolled through the season beating teams by an average of 27 points per game.
Alexander Central led 24-21 at the half and the game was knotted at 34 after three periods. Then the undefeated hosts took over. They outpaced the Lady Cougars 21-6 in the 4th quarter.
Juliaanna Walter led AC with 16 points and Kirstyn Herman added 12. Alexander Central finishes the season reaching the third round of the State Playoffs and a record of 23-5. Northern Guilford is now 28-0 and will face Charlotte Chambers in Round IV.
Other Area Third Round Results
Lake Norman 55 Watauga 44
North Surry 60 Newton Conover 55
North Meck 63 Mt Tabor 52
West Charlotte 70 North Iredell 33
Greensboro Smith 76 North Lincoln 49
West Caldwell 78 RS Central 70