Scheftic, Hornets Relentless in Win Over Falcons

NEWPORT–The North Country girls basketball team was able to hang with the Essex Hornets for one quarter before the visiting squad ramped up their game and took it to the next level, coming away with a 72-30 win on Tuesday night."We faced a really good team tonight and their on-ball pressure and their man-to-man principles were great. We need to learn how to handle that pressure, get open and how to deliver the ball to the open player while they are open, not after," said NCU coach Christiane Brown.For the full story, see the Express on 2-13-14.