Colorado High School Basketball - Palisade falls to Fruita Monument
(January 31, 2012: Fruita, CO 81521) The Fruita Monument Wildcats basketball team scored 50 points and held the visiting Palisade Bulldogs to 37 in the Wildcats non-league triumph on Tuesday.
The Wildcats now sport a 10-8 record. They put it on the line next when they host Grand Junction for a 5A/4A Southwestern contest on Friday, February 3. Fruita Monument will meet a Tigers team coming off a 54-40 league win over Montrose (Montrose, CO). The Tigers record now stands at 15-3.
The Bulldogs (7-11) will now prepare for their match against Glenwood Springs (Glenwood Springs, CO). The Demons enter the 4A Western Slope match with a 15-3 record. In their last match, Glenwood Springs knocked off Steamboat Springs (Steamboat Springs, CO), 62-21, in a league match.