Alexander Central’s Basketball teams concluded the regular season Friday night at South Caldwell.
South Caldwell 68
Alexander Central 32
The Lady Cougars were overwhelmed by the home standing Spartans falling behind 21-6 after the first quarter. Nikki Hagy paced AC with 14 points and 12 rebounds. With the loss, Alexander Central falls to 12-12 overall and 4-8 in Northwestern Conference play. They will enter the conference tournament next week as the #5 seed. Based on the league standings, Alexander Central would travel to the #4 seed McDowell. The official pairings will be released later today.
Alexander Central 57
South Caldwell 41
The Cougars outscored South in every quarter and cruised to a win. Jem Lowrance led the Cougar scoring with 23, Maddox Kerley added 16 and pulled down 10 rebounds. The win puts the AC at 14-10 overall and 7-5 in conference action. The Cougars will be the #3 seed in the league tournament next week. Based on the NWC standings, the Blue and Gold would host #6 Watauga. The official tournament bracket will be released today.
Girls: No game
Boys: South Caldwell 39 ACHS 32