Arizona High School Basketball - Desert Edge holds off YoungkerJanuary 26, 2012: Buckeye, AZ 85326
Desert Edge Scorpions (Goodyear, AZ) backers were in high spirits Thursday as they witnessed their basketball squad nip the host Youngker Roughriders (Buckeye, AZ), 49-43 in a league bout.
With the win, Desert Edge upgrades its record to 12-11 on the season. The Scorpions host Youngker (Buckeye, AZ) to face the Roughriders in a II Section III game on Tuesday, January 31. The Roughriders enter the game with a record of 17-5. Youngker won 79-68 in their recent non-league game against Verrado (Buckeye, AZ)
With the defeat, Youngker moves to 16-5 on the year. The Roughriders host Verrado (Buckeye, AZ) to face the Vipers in a non-league game on Friday, January 27. The Vipers enter the game with a record of 12-7. Verrado won 76-44 in their recent league game against La Joya Community (Avondale, AZ)