Minnesota High School Basketball - Hill-Murray holds off SimleyJanuary 19, 2012: Inver Grove Heights, MN 55076
Hill-Murray Pioneers (Maplewood, MN) backers were in high spirits Thursday as they witnessed their basketball squad nip the host Simley Spartans (Inver Grove Heights, MN), 65-61 in a league bout.
With the win, Hill-Murray upgrades its record to 8-6 on the season. The Pioneers host North (North St. Paul, MN) to play the Polars in a Classic Suburban bout on Tuesday, January 24. The Polars go into the bout with a record of 6-4. North lost 65-54 in their recent league bout against St. Thomas Academy (Mendota Heights, MN)
Next up, the Spartans play the Harding Knights (St. Paul, MN) in a non-league bout, on Friday, January 20. Simley will attempt to upgrade on its 4-9 season record. The Knights go into the bout with a 5-6 record after their 63-46 league win over Humboldt (St. Paul, MN).