Harding Highs girls basketball team ended its 2012-13 season with 19 straight wins. The Rams became the first Mecklenburg County public school to win back-to-back N.C. High School Athletic Association state titles.
The Rams are Observer Sweet 16 champions for the first time.
Harding finished the year with a record of 24-4 and beat Chapel Hill 56-52 at N.C. States Reynolds Coliseum to get that second straight state championship and make history.
Theres no more we can do, Harding coach Anthony Jones said. We went out like we wanted to as winners and champions.
Final Sweet 16 Girls Basketball Poll
|2.||Providence Day (IND)||27-4||2|
|3.||Porter Ridge (4A)||26-4||4|
|4.||North Mecklenburg (4A)||26-4||9|
|5.||Myers Park (4A)||29-1||1|
|7.||Lake Norman Charter (1A)||24-6||NR|
|9.||Alexander Central (4A)||25-5||10|
|13.||East Burke (2A)||24-6||14|
|15.||North Iredell (3A)||18-8||NR|
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