Arizona High School Basketball - Casa Grande nudges Santa Rita
(November 26, 2011: Casa Grande, AZ 85222) Casa Grande Cougars (Casa Grande, AZ) supporters were pleased Saturday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the visiting Santa Rita Eagles (Tucson, AZ), 70-65 in a league challenge.
With the victory, Casa Grande improves its record to 2-3 on the campaign. The Cougars travel to Coolidge (Coolidge, AZ) to battle the Bears in a non-league challenge on Tuesday, November 29. The Bears come into the challenge with a record of 0-1. Coolidge lost 68-30 in their recent non-league challenge against Higley (Gilbert, AZ)
Next up, the Eagles battle the Amphitheater Panthers (Tucson, AZ) in a II Section I challenge, on Tuesday, November 29. Santa Rita will attempt to improve on its 0-5 season record. The Panthers come into the challenge with a 5-0 record after their 64-53 non-league win over Salpointe Catholic (Tucson, AZ).