Utah High School Basketball - Riverton trounced by LehiJanuary 24, 2012: Lehi, UT 84043
The Lehi Pioneers routed the visiting Riverton Silverwolves basketball team by a final score of 69-44 in Tuesday's league game.
In their next game, the Pioneers face the Lone Peak Knights (Highland, UT) in a 5A Region 4 game, on Friday, January 27. Lehi will attempt to move on its 10-5 season record. The Knights enter the game with a 13-2 record after their 75-51 league win over Bingham (South Jordan, UT).
With the defeat, Riverton moves to 7-8 on the year. The Silverwolves travel to Pleasant Grove (Pleasant Grove, UT) to face the Vikings in a 5A Region 4 game on Friday, January 27. The Vikings enter the game with a record of 3-10. Pleasant Grove lost 73-49 in their recent league game against American Fork (American Fork, UT)
Lehi started out with a 16 point quarter and Riverton scored 18 to take a 2 point lead at the end of the period.
In the second quarter Lehi had 6 players score. The Pioneers scored 15 in the quarter while holding Riverton to just 9. Lehi goes into the locker room with a 31 to 27 lead.
The third quarter was all Lehi as the Pioneers held Riverton to just 5 points. Lehi had 5 players score on the way to a 20 point quarter. the score at the end of the third quarter is Lehi 51 and Riverton 32.
Lehi kept the pressure on in the last quarter and increase he lead to 25 points as the game ended. Final score is Lehi 69 and Riverton 44. Colton Colledge led all scorers with 19 points. Blake Cleveringa added 18 while Ryan Christofferson had 13 and Brad Mc Gregor scored 8.