Kentucky High School Basketball - Rowan County tops RussellJanuary 17, 2017: Russell, KY 41169
Rowan County Vikings (Morehead, KY) backers were pleased Tuesday as they saw their basketball squad knock off the host Russell Red Devils (Russell, KY), 66-52 in a league bout.
With the victory, Rowan County upgrades its record to 13-5 on the campaign. The Vikings host George Rogers Clark (Winchester, KY) to play the Cardinals in a District 40 bout on Thursday, January 19. The Cardinals come into the bout with a record of 12-7. George Rogers Clark won 70-51 in their recent league bout against Bourbon County (Paris, KY)
In their next game, the Red Devils face the Boyd County Lions (Ashland, KY) in a non-league game, on Thursday, January 19. Russell will attempt to move on its 7-11 season record. The Lions enter the game with a 12-4 record after their 91-78 non-league win over Lewis County (Vanceburg, KY).