Maryland High School Basketball - Atholton succumbs to Oakland MillsJanuary 12, 2018: Columbia, MD 21045
The Oakland Mills Scorpions topped the visiting Atholton Raiders basketball team by a final score of 65-54 in Friday's league game.
In their next game, the Scorpions face the Mt. Hebron Vikings (Ellicott City, MD) in a Howard County game, on Wednesday, January 17. Oakland Mills will attempt to move on its 8-3 season record. The Vikings enter the game with a 3-5 record after their 73-65 league win over Long Reach (Columbia, MD).
With the defeat, Atholton moves to 5-8 on the year. The Raiders travel to Hammond (Columbia, MD) to face the Golden Bears in a Howard County game on Wednesday, January 17. The Golden Bears enter the game with a record of 4-7. Hammond lost 58-53 in their recent non-league game against New Town (Owings Mills, MD)
The Raiders got off to a great start behind Casey Parkins 13 first quarter points, but the Scorpions rebounding and inside strength proved to much as the Raiders dropped a 65-54 decision to OM.