LELAND—North Brunswick beat top seed Jacksonville but lost to eventual champion New Hanover in the fifth annual Scorpion Shootout high school basketball tournament.
Twelve teams played in the three-day tournament June 26-28 at North Brunswick High School.
The Scorpions finished 2-3 in pool play. On the first day, they beat Union 83-59, lost to Laney 66-55 and lost to New Hanover 75-50. On the second day, they lost to Hoggard 88-66 but beat East Duplin 50-45.
Entering the tournament as the No. 4 seed, the Scorpions routed Trask 73-48.