Arizona High School Basketball - Empire nips Tanque VerdeJanuary 23, 2017: Tucson, AZ 85749
Fans at Monday's league challenge between the Empire Ravens (Tucson, AZ) and the host Tanque Verde Hawks (Tucson, AZ), saw Empire's basketball squad hold off Tanque Verde by a tally of 50-46.
With the victory, Empire improves its record to 17-9 on the campaign. The Ravens travel to Santa Rita (Tucson, AZ) to play the Eagles in a 3A South challenge on Wednesday, January 25. The Eagles come into the challenge with a record of 10-6. Santa Rita lost 53-48 in their recent league challenge against Sabino (Tucson, AZ)
Next up, the Hawks play the Sabino Sabercats (Tucson, AZ) in a 3A South challenge, on Friday, January 27. Tanque Verde will attempt to improve on its 12-9 season record.