Colorado High School Basketball - Hinkley nips ThorntonJanuary 21, 2020: Aurora, CO 80011
Hinkley Thunderbirds (Aurora, CO) backers were pleased Tuesday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the visiting Thornton Trojans (Thornton, CO), 73-66 in a league bout.
With the victory, Hinkley upgrades its record to 10-6 on the campaign. The Thunderbirds travel to Gateway (Aurora, CO) to play the Olympians in a 5A/4A East Metro bout on Friday, January 24. The Olympians come into the bout with a record of 4-10. Gateway won 44-42 in their recent league bout against Prairie View (Henderson, CO)
In their next game, the Trojans meet the Sheridan Rams (Denver, CO) in a non-league match, on Thursday, January 23. Thornton will attempt to move on its 5-8 season record. The Rams enter the match with a 5-3 record after their 60-44 league win over KIPP Denver Collegiate (Denver, CO).