Maryland High School Basketball - Atholton fells FallstonJanuary 29, 2018: Fallston, MD 21047
Atholton Raiders (Columbia, MD) backers were in high spirits Monday as they witnessed their basketball squad thwart the host Fallston Cougars (Fallston, MD), 66-49 in a non-league bout.
With the win, Atholton upgrades its record to 8-9 on the season. The Raiders travel to Marriotts Ridge (Marriottsville, MD) to play the in a Howard County bout on Wednesday, January 31. The go into the bout with a record of 7-9. Marriotts Ridge lost 64-60 in their recent league bout against Howard (Ellicott City, MD)
Next up, the Cougars play the C. Milton Wright Mustangs (Bel Air, MD) in a Upper Chesapeake Bay - Chesapeake bout, on Friday, February 2. Fallston will attempt to upgrade on its 7-8 season record. The Mustangs go into the bout with a 12-4 record after their 70-53 league win over Harford Tech (Bel Air, MD).
After being down by ten points in the first quarter, the Raiders closed the margin to 3 at the half and then turned on the jets and ran past Fallston with a 24 point 3rd quarter, and pulled away in the 4th to a 66-49 win.