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East Bladen anticipates historic night at girls basketball game on Friday


ELIZABEHTWOWN,NC (WWAY) -- East Bladen senior standout CJ Melvin only needs 17 points on Friday to break Ann Hancock’s school scoring record of 2276. Ann Hancock is currently an assistant women's basketball coach at East Carolina University. Ironically CJ Melvin will attend East Carolina next fall on a basketball scholarship. Ann Hancock previously served as the women's head basketball coach at UNC Wilmington.

East Bladen head coach Patty Evers is also going for win #300 on Friday. The Eagles will be hosting South Columbus.

WWAY's Full Court Press with John Rendleman & Brett Blizzard will have coverage from Friday's game at East Bladen High School.

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