South Central, East Carteret Win Tournaments

Several local high school basketball tournaments wrapped up Saturday night with titles on the line.

South Central won their 5th consecutive Pitt County Boys Basketball tournament. The Falcons topped host J.H. Rose 58-50. Jae'tavion Edwards was named tournament MVP.

East Carteret also claimed a championship. The Mariners were tops in the Brogden tournament in Wilmington. They beat Milbrook 63-56 Saturday night.

Other winners Saturday were Northside-Pinetown over Oakwood 48-45 and Washington past Southside 57-38. Both of those games were in the Southside tournament in Chocowinity.