The Newcastle Racers and Lady Racers faced off with Elgin at home last Friday night. The Lady Racers (1-14) fell just short to the Lady Owls (1-15) 30-23. The Racers (11-6) were able to beat the No. 11 ranked Elgin Owls (11-6), 38-31.
Both Newcastle Racer varsity basketball teams competed in the annual Sweet Pea Invitational Basketball Tournament last week.
Every town has its legends, its tall tales, and exaggerated heroes.
Last weekend was tournament weekend for high school basketball teams all across the state.