Colorado High School Basketball - Brighton can't hold off Thornton
(January 6, 2012: Thornton, CO 80229) The Thornton Trojans basketball team scored 56 points and held the visiting Brighton Bulldogs to 52 in the Trojans league triumph on Friday.
The Trojans now sport a 2-6 record. They put it on the line next when they host Littleton for a non-league match on Tuesday, January 10. Thornton will face a Lions team coming off a 65-57 non-league win over Wheat Ridge (Wheat Ridge, CO). The Lions record now stands at 2-9.
With the defeat, Brighton moves to 2-7 on the year. The Bulldogs travel to Ridgeview Academy (Watkins, CO) to face the Rams in a 5A/4A East Metro match on Tuesday, January 10. The Rams enter the match with a record of 1-8. Ridgeview Academy lost 63-29 in their recent league match against Gateway (Aurora, CO)