Pine Lake Prep basketball

Lake-area Boys Basketball Scores – Week of Jan. 11

Tues., Jan. 12 I-Meck 4A North Meck (3-0) 99 Hopewell (1-2) 70 North: Chris Ford 25 points, 16 rebounds; Jeremy Gregory 17 points, 8 rebounds; Davion Cunningham 16 points Hp: Jordan McPhatter 19 points, Jayden Smith 14 points, Thomas Jackson 13 points Vance (3-0) 87 Mooresville (0-3) 53 Vance: Daniel Sanford 27 points, Corey Gaines 11 points, Anthony Moore 9 […]

Basketball Playoffs: Harper tip sends Pride to 2nd round

MOUNT MOURNE – Pine Lake Prep defeated defending 1A state champion Bishop McGuinness 58-57 Feb. 25 with a tip-in by JT Harper with one second remaining. Harper, a junior forward, finished with 10 points in the first-round home matchup. The 12-seeded Pride (18-9) overcame a 9-point fourth-quarter deficit and were led by 12 points from Meelad Doroodchi, and Carson Shirley […]

Games to Watch – Conference standings on the line in regular-season finales

Friday, Feb. 14 North Meck girls at Lake Norman Time: 6 p.m. Breakdown: Lake Norman has an opportunity to knock off a team in the top three of the I-Meck 4A in the regular season finale against North Meck. The Wildcats (15-7, 7-6) have been up and down over the last couple of weeks, going from a two-game win streak […]

Pride pull out victory after valiant CSD comeback


MOUNT MOURNE – Despite a 17-point comeback from Community School of Davidson, the Pine Lake Prep boys came out with a 76-71 overtime victory over their rivals Jan. 24. With the game tied with less than five seconds left, the home Pride (12-6, 7-1 PAC 7 1A) had two chances to take the lead with free throws, but JT Harper […]

Games to Watch – Lake-area rivalries highlight basketball slate

Friday, Jan. 31 North Meck girls at Hopewell Time: 6 p.m. Breakdown: Coming off a two-game win streak after a sound defeat of Mooresville, North Meck (13-4, 6-2 I-Meck 4A) will travel to its Huntersville rival likely on a three-game tear. Junior guard Jessica Timmons had a 30-point night against Mooresville, and is averaging nearly 25 per game. The Titans […]

Games to Watch – North Meck hosts Lake Norman; Pine Lake battles for the top

Friday, Jan. 17 Lake Norman at North Meck girls Time: 6 p.m. Breakdown: North Meck lost its first conference game of the year Jan. 10 to Mallard Creek, but the Vikings were still 11-3 overall entering a tough two-game stretch against Vance and Lake Norman. North junior Jessica Timmons is leading the I-Meck in scoring but two freshmen – Naveah […]

3 Games to Watch – LNC faces Pride; teams get taste of I-Meck

Friday, Dec. 6 Lake Norman Charter at Pine Lake Prep boys Time: 7:30 p.m. Breakdown: Lake Norman Charter is off to a strong start, winning three of its first four games, mostly against higher classifications in Chet Korczynski’s first year as head boys coach. Sophomore shooting guard Donovan Atwell is averaging almost 21 points per game and grabbing a team-high […]

3 Games to Watch – Basketball season gets into full swing

Monday, Dec. 2 A.L. Brown at Mooresville girls Time: 6 p.m. Breakdown: Mooresville lost by just 2 points to open the year, 46-44 to South Iredell Nov. 25. The Blue Devils, under second-year head coach Jay Clark, start a run of two 3A Cabarrus County schools with the Wonders of Kannapolis, who beat Porter Ridge by 7 points in their […]