The latest on Friday's basketball games involving Rutherford County teams is that the R-S Central boys will still visit East Burke at 5 p.m., but the East Rutherford girls and boys will now start their respective games at Mountain Heritage at 4:30 and 6 p.m. respectively.
Weather permitting, the three remaining first-round 2A state basketball playoff games involving Rutherford County teams will now take place on Friday at the followmg times:
With more ice and snow expected for Western North Carolina beginning Wednesday evening and lasting until this morning, three of the four first-round 2A state basketball playoff games involving Rutherford County schools had been postponed as of press time Wednesday.
As of this time, the R-S Central boys basketball game at East Burke scheduled for today, as well as East Rutherford's girls/boys basketball doubleheader at Mountain Heritage, have been postponed.
Western North Carolina has once again been struck by wintry weather, and after all of the state's conference basketball tournaments were canceled due to inclement weather last week, the state basketball tournament has now been affected as well after snow and ice hit again on Tuesday morning.
Eight Rutherford County wrestlers qualified for this past weekend’s 2A state individual wrestling tournament, and when all was said and done, three of them brought home state titles.
Brad LeVine is a passionate person. Anyone who knows the head coach of East Rutherford’s Cavaliers knows he is passionate about basketball. Most do not know that he is passionate about those who have been affected by cancer.
Tuesday's state basketball playoff game start times are as follows:
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When the 2A state basketball playoffs tip off on Tuesday night, four Rutherford County teams will take part, with the R-S Central girls and boys and the East Rutherford girls and boys scheduled to compete in first-round action.