Maryland High School Basketball - Howard topped by AtholtonFebruary 7, 2018: Columbia, MD 21044
The Atholton Raiders basketball team scored 55 points and restricted the visiting Howard Lions to 35 in the Raiders league victory on Wednesday.
With the win, Atholton upgrades its record to 9-10 on the season. The Raiders travel to Reservoir (Fulton, MD) to clash with the 'Gators in a Howard County bout on Friday, February 9. The 'Gators go into the bout with a record of 12-7. Reservoir won 59-57 in their recent league bout against Hammond (Columbia, MD)
Next up, the Lions clash with the Mt. Hebron Vikings (Ellicott City, MD) in a Howard County bout, on Friday, February 9. Howard will attempt to upgrade on its 2-13 season record. The Vikings go into the bout with a 9-6 record after their 61-54 league loss to Centennial (Ellicott City, MD).
The Atholton Raiders broke out to a quick 18-4 lead behind Casey Parkins 8 points (2-2 from 3) and Maxwell Murray's 5 points, three steals and 2 rebounds and breezed to a 54-34 win over Howard. Murray led the way with 14 points, 7 steals, 4 assists and 3 rebounds.