Arizona High School Basketball - Marcos de Niza beaten by Mountain Pointe
(February 10, 2011: Tempe, AZ 85283) The Mountain Pointe Pride ran past the host Marcos de Niza Padres basketball team by a final score of 59-43 in Thursday's league game.
In their next game, the Pride face the Casa Grande Cougars (Casa Grande, AZ) in a 5A East Valley game, on Friday, February 11. Mountain Pointe will attempt to improve on its 20-5 season record. The Cougars come into the battle with a 6-17 record after their 40-39 league win over Skyline (Mesa, AZ).
The Padres (13-13) will now prepare for their battle against Desert Ridge (Mesa, AZ). The Jaguars come into the 5A East Valley battle with a 16-9 record. In their last battle, Desert Ridge prevailed over Perry (Gilbert, AZ), 65-46, in a league battle.