Warriors dominate Hickory

Published 9:54 pm Wednesday, February 14, 2018

With an 80-51 win on the road Tuesday evening, the Warriors are finishing the season on a strong note.

Nansemond River High School boys’ basketball team defeated Hickory High School in a big road win. The Warriors haven’t had as much success as they had hoped this season; however, that isn’t deterring them from finishing the season strong.

Jeremiah Lewis earned his 20th double-double of the season for the Warriors after putting together 16 points and 15 rebounds. The Warriors notched a 51-point second half to cruise their way to victory.


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“When our defense is good, our offense gets rolling, and when our offense is rolling, our defense is much better,” Warriors coach Ed Young said. “It was a fun game, because we did a lot of things right.”

Nansemond River 80, Hickory 51

NR—Lewis 16, Hale 12, Murray 11, Parker 10, Williams 6, Chatman 6, Stringer 6, Fatherly 5, Payne 4, Wilkins 2, Langston 2

H—Marshall 14, Lockhart 14, Ford 14, Clifford 7, Hall 2