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Avery Pushed Back To 3 p.m. PDF Print
Written by Mike Kelly   
Friday, 07 March 2014 12:33

Rick Strunk the Associate Commissioner of Communications for the North Carolina High School Athletic Association has announced that due to inclement weather the regional basketball schedule for the

upcomng weekend in Greensboro, N.C.., has been adjusted.



The Avery High boys' basketball team (26-4), which plays Winston-Salem Prep in the Class 1A regional championship game Saturday, will now play at 3 p.m., on Saturday at Fleming Gymnasium at UNC-Greensboro with this adjusted schedule. The game was originally set for 2 p.m.


The Freedom boys (28-1) will play Weddington Saturday at 5 p.m. in the Class 3A Western Regional semifinals at the Greensboro Coliseum Special Events Center. The Hickory girls (28-0) take on Canton-Pisgah in the Class 3A Western Regional finals at 3 p.m., Saturday at the same venue.



Saturday, March 8 at Fleming Gymnasium, UNC-Greensboro

(note: games will start 20 minutes after conclusion of previous game, so game times listed approximate)

11 am: 2-A men semifinal— (11) East Rutherford (22-5) vs. (7) North Rowan (20-5)

1 pm: 2-A women’s final—(8) Franklin (27-3) vs. (2) Bandys (30-0)

3 pm: 1-A men’s final—(2) Avery County (26-4) vs. (2) Winston-Salem Prep (24-4)

5 pm: 1-A women’s semifinal—(1) Cherokee (26-3) vs. (6) Hayesville (28-3)

7 pm: 1-A women’s semifinal—(5) Winston-Salem Prep (23-6) vs. (2) Bishop McGuinness (26-4)



Saturday, March 8 at Greensboro Coliseum Special Events Center

(note: games will start 20 minutes after conclusion of previous game, so game times listed approximate)

11 am: 4-A men semifinal—(1) Greensboro Page (27-2) vs. (20) West Charlotte (23-6)

1 pm: 4-A women’s final—(1) Charlotte Myers Park (28-1) vs. (5) Charlotte Ardrey Kell (27-4)

3 pm: 3-A women’s final—(2) Canton Pisgah (28-1) vs. (1) Hickory (28-0)

5 pm: 3-A men’s semifinal—(3) Morganton Freedom (29-1) vs. (2) Weddington (28-2)

7 pm: 3-A men’s semifinal— (8) North Forsyth (22-8) vs. (4) Canton Pisgah (26-3)




Sunday, March 9 at Fleming Gymnasium, UNC-Greensboro

2 pm: 2-A men’s final: (1) Smoky Mountain (28-0) vs. East Rutherford or North Rowan

4 pm: 1-A women’s final: Cherokee or Hayesville vs. Winston-Salem Prep or Bishop McGuinness



Sunday, March 9 at Greensboro Coliseum Special Events Center

2 pm: (2) Lake Norman (27-1) vs. Greensboro Page or West Charlotte

4 pm: Freedom or Weddington vs. North Forsyth or Canton Pisgah

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