Colorado High School Basketball - Cherokee Trail holds off Thomas Jefferson
(January 14, 2012: Denver, CO 80237) Cherokee Trail Cougars (Aurora, CO) backers were in high spirits Saturday as they witnessed their basketball squad nip the host Thomas Jefferson Spartans (Denver, CO), 71-70 in a non-league bout.
With the win, Cherokee Trail upgrades its record to 7-6 on the season. The Cougars host Grandview (Aurora, CO) to play the Wolves in a 5A/4A Centennial bout on Wednesday, January 18. The Wolves go into the bout with a record of 8-5. Grandview lost 59-47 in their recent league bout against Eaglecrest (Centennial, CO)
Next up, the Spartans play the George Washington Patriots (Denver, CO) in a 5A/4A Denver Prep bout, on Friday, January 20. Thomas Jefferson will attempt to upgrade on its 6-9 season record.