Florida High School Basketball - Naples nips Palmetto RidgeJanuary 15, 2019: Naples, FL 34120
Naples Golden Eagles (Naples, FL) backers were pleased Tuesday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the host Palmetto Ridge Bears (Naples, FL), 73-68 in a league bout.
With the victory, Naples upgrades its record to 8-4 on the campaign. The Golden Eagles host East Lee County (Lehigh Acres, FL) to play the Jaguars in a non-league bout on Thursday, January 17. The Jaguars come into the bout with a record of 5-10. East Lee County won 68-66 in their recent league bout against South Fort Myers (Fort Myers, FL)
Next up, the Bears play the Golden Gate Titans (Naples, FL) in a 7A District 12 bout, on Friday, January 18. Palmetto Ridge will attempt to upgrade on its 5-9 season record. The Titans come into the bout with a 4-10 record after their 61-55 league loss to Barron Collier (Naples, FL).