Tennessee High School Basketball - Father Ryan nips Brentwood Academy
(January 7, 2011: Brentwood, TN 37027) Fans at Friday's league challenge between the Father Ryan Fightin' Irish (Nashville, TN) and the host Brentwood Academy Eagles (Brentwood, TN), saw Father Ryan's basketball squad hold off Brentwood Academy by a score of 44-38.
With the victory, Father Ryan improves its record to 12-2 on the campaign. The Fightin' Irish travel to Pope John Paul II (Hendersonville, TN) to battle the Knights in a Division II-AA - East/Middle challenge on Tuesday, January 11. The Knights come into the challenge with a record of 3-10. Pope John Paul II lost 58-33 in their recent league challenge against McCallie (Chattanooga, TN)
Next up, the Eagles battle the Montgomery Bell Academy Big Red (Nashville, TN) in a Division II-AA - East/Middle challenge, on Friday, January 14. Brentwood Academy will attempt to improve on its 6-7 season record.