Arizona High School Basketball - Amphitheater ripped by Rio RicoJanuary 31, 2017: Rio Rico, AZ 85648
The Rio Rico Hawks basketball team scored 79 points and held the visiting Amphitheater Panthers to 53 in the Hawks league triumph on Tuesday.
The Hawks now sport a 19-4 record. They put it on the line next when they host Douglas for a 4A Gila contest on Thursday, February 2. Rio Rico will battle a Bulldogs team coming off a 71-66 non-league loss to Santa Rita (Tucson, AZ). The Bulldogs record now stands at 2-21.
The Panthers (5-15) will now prepare for their contest against Palo Verde (Tucson, AZ). The Titans enter the 4A Gila contest with a 9-13 record. In their last contest, Palo Verde was routed by Pueblo (Tucson, AZ), 45-40, in a league contest.