By Rick Sheek
BAILEYTON — Unaka’s basketball team found itself facing a huge deficit.
The Rangers responded in an impressive manner.
But after bouncing back from trailing by 17 and getting within two, Unaka came up short to North Greene 65-60 on Friday night in Watauga Valley Conference action at Jerome Woolsey Gymnasium.
North Greene 62
East Tennessee State-signee Mendy McNeese erupted for 21 points to pace the Lady Huskies (8-4).
North Greene also got 17 points and seven rebounds from Katelyn Weems. Lauren Baxter totaled 11 points and 11 boards.