Arizona High School Basketball - Fountain Hills nips PaysonDecember 14, 2018: Payson, AZ 85541
Fans at Friday's non-league challenge between the Fountain Hills Falcons (Fountain Hills, AZ) and the host Payson Longhorns (Payson, AZ), saw Fountain Hills's basketball squad hold off Payson by a tally of 65-62.
With the victory, Fountain Hills improves its record to 3-6 on the campaign. The Falcons host Odyssey Institute (Buckeye, AZ) to play the Minotaur in a non-league challenge on Monday, December 17. The Minotaur come into the challenge with a record of 5-6. Odyssey Institute lost 56-54 in their recent non-league challenge against Benjamin Franklin (Queen Creek, AZ)
Next up, the Longhorns play the Florence Gophers (Florence, AZ) in a 3A Central challenge, on Thursday, December 20. Payson will attempt to improve on its 1-6 season record. The Gophers come into the challenge with a 7-5 record after their 65-53 league win over Coolidge (Coolidge, AZ).