WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- The high school basketball season is here. Brett Blizzard is back. Kevin Schneider is back. They both joined WWAY's John Rendleman for the first Full Court Press of the season. We've listed scores and notes from Friday night below. Click the icon to the right to watch the show.
TOPSAIL GIRLS 41 - PENDER 18
TRASK GIRLS 46 - DIXON 33
NORTHSIDE GIRLS 54 - SW ONSLOW 28
EAST BLADEN GIRLS 45 - UNION 8
ST. PAULS GIRLS - 49 - SOUTH BRUNSWICK 37
71ST GIRLS 60 - ASHLEY 56
EAGLES FALL TO 1-1 ON THE SEASON
COASTAL CHRISTIAN GIRLS 44 - FAYETTEVILLE CHRISTIAN 40
WHITEVILLE GIRLS 51 - EAST COLUMBUS 36
BROUGHTON GIRLS 63 - NEW HANOVER 36
WEST BLADEN GIRLS 61 - WEST COLUMBUS 25
TAYLOR STEPHENS SCORED 14 FOR THE KNIGHTS
ST. PAULS GIRLS 49 - SOUTH BRUNSWICK 37
CAPE FEAR ACADEMY GIRLS 48 - WAKE CHRISTIAN 12
GREENVILLE CHRISTIAN GIRLS 29 - WILMINGTON CHRISTIAN 25
WAKE CHRISTIAN BOYS 56 - CAPE FEAR ACADEMY 39
TRASK BOYS 84 - DIXON 63
BROUGHTON BOYS 71 - NEW HANOVER 47
DEFENDING 4-A STATE CHAMPS DROP TO 1-2 ON THE SEASON
71ST BOYS 60 - ASHLEY 56
RIDELL CAMMIDGE LED THE EAGLES WITH 16 POINTS
FAYETTEVILLE ACADEMY BOYS 63 - COASTAL CHRISTIAN 49
NICK CHASE LED COASTAL WITH 11 POINTS AND 12 REBOUNDS
WHITEVILLE BOYS 64 - EAST COLUMBUS 40
ROBERT SMITH LED THE WOLFPACK WITH 12 POINTS
EAST BLADEN BOYS 61 - UNION 48
JAQUAN JONES LED EAST BLADEN WITH 14 POINTS AND 15 REBOUNDS
WEST BLADEN BOYS 64 - WEST COLUMBUS 62
RAHU PURDY LED WEST BLADEN WITH 22 POINTS
TOPSAIL BOYS 55 - PENDER 38
TYLER HAGAN LED TOPSAIL WITH 11 POINTS
WILMINGTON CHRISTIAN BOYS 78 - GREENVILLE CHRISTIAN 63
SOUTH BRUNSWICK BOYS 63 - ST. PAULS 60
CHAPEL HILL, NC (AP) -- Jac Watkins' 2-yard touchdown run with 26 seconds left gave New Bern a 39-38 victory over Indian Trail Porter Ridge on Friday night in the Class 4-A North Carolina High School Athletic Association championship game.
Watkins finished with 62 yards rushing and four touchdowns while Josh Taylor added 146 yards and a score to help New Bern (15-0) cap its unbeaten season.
Jerrick Robbins rushed for 174 yards and a touchdown and teammate Chris Duffy added 130 yards rushing and three scores for Porter Ridge (13-2).
Matt Wogan kicked a 26-yard field goal with 6:12 to play to put Porter Ridge up 38-33. Taylor and Watkins then led New Bern 80 yards in 15 plays, converting two third downs and a fourth down before Watkins' short game-winner in the final minute.
Zahair Cherry sealed it by intercepting Isaiah Hicklin's final pass at the Porter Ridge 42 in the closing seconds.
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