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Mar. 01, 2015 @ 12:16 AM

Saturday's basketball score

Boys Basketball

Forest Hills 53, R-S Central 49 (OT)

Feb. 27, 2015 @ 11:43 PM

Friday's basketball scores and 2nd round schedule

Boys Basketball

R-S Central 81, East Burke 71

Mountain Heritage 69, East Rutherford 66


Girls Basketball

Mountain Heritage 46, East Rutherford 32


2nd Round Schedule

R-S Central at Forest Hills, Saturday at 6 p.m.

Lake Norman Charter/Wheatmore at R-S Central, Monday at 6 p.m.


Feb. 27, 2015 @ 12:53 PM

Lady Hilltoppers defeat South Stokes, 63-41

The R-S Central girls basketball team defeated Mother Nature and South Stokes 63-41 Wednesday evening at the Palace. The Lady Hilltoppers survived the weather and a pesky South Stokes team to advance to the second round of the NCHSAA tournament.


Feb. 26, 2015 @ 06:39 PM

Latest update on Friday's basketball games

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.

Feb. 26, 2015 @ 04:33 PM

Basketball games rescheduled for Friday

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:

Feb. 26, 2015 @ 11:32 AM

Inclement weather postpones basketball games again

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.

Feb. 25, 2015 @ 09:26 PM

Wednesday's girls basketball score

The R-S Central Lady Hilltoppers defeated South Stokes 63-41 to advance to the second round of the NCHSAA girls basketball playoffs. R-S blew open a tight game in the second half to cruise to victory Wednesday evening at the Palace.

Feb. 25, 2015 @ 01:03 PM

Three of four basketball games postponed

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.

Feb. 24, 2015 @ 04:12 PM

Wintry weather postpones state basketball games

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.

Feb. 24, 2015 @ 12:34 PM

Thrice as nice

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.