Arizona High School Basketball - Amphitheater holds off Rio RicoFebruary 5, 2010: Rio Rico, AZ 85648
Amphitheater Panthers (Tucson, AZ) backers were in high spirits Friday as they witnessed their basketball squad nip the host Rio Rico Hawks (Rio Rico, AZ), 55-51 in a league bout.
With the win, Amphitheater upgrades its record to 5-13 on the season. The Panthers travel to Palo Verde (Tucson, AZ) to play the Titans in a 4A Gila bout on Tuesday, February 9. The Titans go into the bout with a record of 17-7. Palo Verde won 54-40 in their recent league bout against Douglas (Douglas, AZ)
Next up, the Hawks play the Santa Rita Eagles (Tucson, AZ) in a 4A Gila bout, on Tuesday, February 9. Rio Rico will attempt to upgrade on its 3-14 season record. The Eagles go into the bout with a 1-21 record after their 56-18 league loss to Cholla (Tucson, AZ).