Florida High School Basketball - Fivay can't hold off River Ridge
(January 24, 2012: New Port Richey, FL 34654) The River Ridge Knights /Royal basketball team scored 31 points and held the visiting Fivay Falcons to 24 in the Knights /Royal non-league triumph on Tuesday.
The Knights /Royal now sport a 16-6 record. They put it on the line next when they host Anclote for a non-league contest on Thursday, January 26. River Ridge will meet a Sharks team coming off a 57-33 league loss to Gulf (New Port Richey, FL). The Sharks record now stands at 4-14.
The Falcons (10-12) will now prepare for their contest against Central (Brooksville, FL). The Bears enter the non-league contest with a 3-14 record.
Rael Raskovich had 9 points, and Alicia Artley had 7 points. The Falcons made 0 field goals in the first half and fell behind 22-4. The second half the rally fell short outscoring River Ridge 20-9, but losing 31-24.