High School Sports

High School Basketball Games of the Week

Victory Christian at Charlotte Country Day, Tuesday, 7:30 p.m.: The Kings are a state championship contender and feature Charlotte 49ers signee Ebuka Izundu and another 49ers target in point guard Ty Gadsden, a United Faith transfer.

Charlotte Hoops Challenge at Myers Park, Friday-Saturday: Basketball heavyweights will gather at Myers Park in the annual tournament that once brought No. 1 NBA draft pick Andrew Wiggins to Charlotte as a high school player. The two featured games are Saturday: Myers Park’s girls, No. 1 in the Sweet 16, will play No. 4 Weddington at 5:30. That game will match two of the nation’s top point guards: Myers Park’s Aliyah Mazyck, a Southern California recruit, against Weddington’s Stephanie Watts, a North Carolina recruit.

At 7 p.m., No. 2 Hough will play No. 6 Providence Day in a boys rematch from last year’s event. That game will feature two of North Carolina’s best big men: 6-foot-8 UNC committ Luke Maye of Hough against Providence Day’s 6-7 junior Grant Williams.

Here is the rest of the schedule:


Gym 1: Rocky River vs. Gaston Day, 1:30 p.m.; West Oak vs. Winston-Salem Quality Education, 3 p.m.; East Hall girls vs. Northside, 4:30 p.m.

Gym 2: South Meck girls vs. Charlotte Christian, 1 p.m.; South Meck vs. Davidson Day, 2:30 p.m.; Providence Day vs. Hamilton Heights, 4 p.m.; Ardrey Kell girls vs. Providence Day, 5:30 p.m.; Myers Park vs. Charlotte Latin, 7 p.m.


Gym 1: Providence Day girls vs. East Hall; Robinson vs. Weddington, 3 p.m.; Kennedy Charter vs. Mountain Mission, 4:30 p.m.

Gym 2: Hamilton Heights vs. West Oak, 1 p.m.; Victory Christian vs. Lake Norman, 2:30 p.m.; Ardrey Kell vs. Davidson Day, 4 p.m.; Myers Park girls vs. Weddington, 5:30 p.m.; Hough vs. Providence Day, 7 p.m.

Leroy Holden Thanksgiving Tournament at North Mecklenburg, Friday-Saturday: Mooresville’s girls will play North Meck at 1:30 p.m. Friday, followed by Independence against Sweet 16 No. 9 Lake Norman Charter at 4:30 p.m.. The consolation game is Saturday at noon. The final is Saturday at 6 p.m.

On the boys’ side, Lake Norman Charter will play Independence Friday at 3 p.m., followed by Mooresville against No. 3 North Meck at 6 p.m.. The losers will play Saturday at 3 p.m.. The winners will play in the final at 7:30 p.m.