Hibriten stumbles against Wilkes Central

Jan. 6—The Hibriten boys' basketball team fell to 1-11 overall after dropping a game against Wilkes Central (10-3) Wednesday evening.

The Panthers led 12-11 at the end of the first quarter before outscoring the Eagles 11-7 in the second quarter to take a 23-18 lead into halftime.

In the third quarter, the Eagles clamped down defensively and limited the Panthers to seven points while scoring 14 points to build up a 32-30 lead going into the fourth quarter.

Hibriten attempted to come back in the fourth quarter, but the Eagles once again outscored the Panthers 14-7 to fly away with a 46-37 victory.

The Panthers will next host Tabernacle Christian (7-8) on Tuesday.