Athlete of the Week
SouthLake Christian Academy basketball
Howard, a senior forward, dunked at the buzzer on an alley-oop pass from Miles Boone to beat Hickory Grove Christian 61-59. Howard finished with 17 points as the Eagles improved to 17-7.
Locker Room Chat
Get to know Andrew .….
Favorite school subject?
“History or math. I like to learn about our nation’s history and what people thought during different times.”
Would you rather bungee jump or sky dive?
“Sky dive, definitely.”
Favorite sport besides basketball?
“Football. I played it when I was little and always wanted to later on. Then I noticed people got hit and sometimes didn’t get up.”
Games to Watch
Basketball (girls, 6 p.m.; boys, 7:30)
• Feb. 13, Hopewell at Kannapolis Brown
• Feb. 13, North Mecklenburg at Mallard Creek
• Feb. 13, Vance at Hough
• Feb. 14, North Gaston at Lake Norman Charter
• Feb. 17-21, MECKA 4A conference tournament, at Hopewell
• Feb. 15, Davidson at Georgia Southern, 2 p.m.
• Feb. 22, Wofford at Davidson, 7 p.m.