Leggett: Langley alone at the top – Wilson Times

LEGGETT — Even as she made history Monday night SouthWest Edgecombe High varsity girls basketball Sandra Langley preferred to focus on the present — and the future — after her Lady Cougars defeated host North Edgecombe 55-18 in the first round of the Edgecombe County Holiday Classic.

It was 703rd win of Langley’s 40-year career, which gives her one more than Mike Pryor on the North Carolina High School Athletic Association’s all-time list for girls basketball coaches. More importantly for Langley, it put her Lady Cougars, now 5-4 after their fourth straight win, in the ECHC championship game, which they haven’t won since 2009. (Source: Read more)

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