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Wilkins, press help undefeated Bearcats top Wolverines

Hendersonville Middle relied on its full-court press to help build a 21-10 halftime lead en route to a 50-22 win Monday at Polk County Middle

Hendersonville Middle relied on its full-court press to help build a 21-10 halftime lead en route to a 50-22 win Monday at Polk County Middle in Blue Ridge Athletic Conference boys basketball action.

The 9-0 Bearcats showed why they’re undefeated this season, forcing turnovers with their pressure to build the edge at the half.

Keenan Wilkins then scored 13 of his game-high 24 points in the third period to help Hendersonville pull away.

Antonio Simpson led Polk Middle (0-9) with six points, with Lawson Carter and Mackus Simpson each scoring four points. Kris Littlejohn and Wyatt Conley each scored three points while Elijah Barnes finished with two.

Polk Middle hosts Rugby Middle on Tuesday in another BRAC battle.

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