Posted On: 11/27/19 9:51 PM
New Bern HS - VS - West Carteret HS
This Pre-Thanksgiving matchup brought in New Bern HS at (2 - 0) hosting West Carteret HS (1 - 2) in an early season battle of talented teams. This matchup put the spotlight on 2022 - 6’0” - Wing - Journee McDaniel ( PGH # 3 ranked player in NC 2022 Class)
along with some other young talented players for New Bern. West Carteret comes in with their senior Guard - Mackenzie Reed, who can knock down the 3-Ptr with consistency. Both teams took their turns holding the lead, New Bern was lead by 2021 - 6’0” - Forward - Destinee Banks who scored 11 Pts to get them going, 2021 - Guard - Cayman Montgomery - Knocked down 2 - 1st half 3-Pointers to lead West Carteret HS with 8 Pts. The first half was very balanced with The home team Bears of New Bern holding a 31 - 28 lead at Halftime.
The 2nd half started with both teams being more aggressive attacking the basket, New Bern tried to run