Arizona High School Basketball - Pinnacle holds off ChaparralJanuary 14, 2011: Phoenix, AZ 85050
Pinnacle Pioneers (Phoenix, AZ) backers were in high spirits Friday as they witnessed their basketball squad hold off the visiting Chaparral Firebirds (Scottsdale, AZ), 68-67 in a league challenge.
With the victory, Pinnacle improves its record to 15-2 on the campaign. The Pioneers host Desert Mountain (Scottsdale, AZ) to battle the Wolves in a 5A Desert Valley challenge on Tuesday, January 18. The Wolves come into the challenge with a record of 12-5. Desert Mountain won 57-45 in their recent league challenge against North Canyon (Phoenix, AZ)
Next up, the Firebirds battle the St. Mary's Knights (Phoenix, AZ) in a 5A Desert Valley challenge, on Monday, January 17. Chaparral will attempt to improve on its 13-5 season record. The Knights come into the challenge with a 7-9 record after their 64-61 league loss to Horizon (Scottsdale, AZ).