Arizona High School Basketball - Mountain View nips MaranaJanuary 26, 2017: Tucson, AZ 85743
Fans at Thursday's non-league challenge between the Mountain View Mountain Lions (Tucson, AZ) and the host Marana Tigers (Tucson, AZ), saw Mountain View's basketball squad hold off Marana by a margin of 55-53.
The Mountain Lions (14-6) will now prepare for their test against Buena (Sierra Vista, AZ). The Colts go into the 5A Southern test with a 22-3 record. In their last test, Buena got by Ironwood Ridge (Tucson, AZ), 60-50, in a league test.
The Tigers now own a 10-14 record. They play next when they travel to Cholla for a 5A Sonoran test on Friday, January 27. Marana will encounter a Chargers squad coming off a 71-68 league win over Poston Butte (San Tan Valley, AZ). The Chargers record now stands at 16-4.