Arizona High School Basketball - Willow Canyon nipped by IndependenceDecember 26, 2008: Glendale, AZ 85303
In Friday's non-league match, the host Independence Patriots basketball team scored a tight 57-54 triumph over the Willow Canyon Wildcats.
In their next game, the Patriots face the Apollo Hawks (Glendale, AZ) in a 4A Western Sky match, on Tuesday, January 6. Independence will attempt to move on its 9-3 season record. The Hawks enter the match with a 5-4 record after their 87-72 non-league win over Rio Rico (Rio Rico, AZ).
With the defeat, Willow Canyon moves to 8-4 on the year. The Wildcats travel to Horizon Honors (Phoenix, AZ) to face the Eagles in a non-league match on Saturday, December 27. The Eagles enter the match with a record of 3-9. Horizon Honors lost 77-21 in their recent non-league match against Greenway (Phoenix, AZ)