West Virginia High School Basketball - Paden City knocked off by Ritchie CountyJanuary 26, 2019: Ellenboro, WV 26346
The Ritchie County Rebels basketball team scored 76 points and held the visiting Paden City Wildcats to 64 in the Rebels non-league triumph on Saturday.
The Rebels now sport a 3-11 record. They put it on the line next when they host Parkersburg Catholic for a Little Kanawha - West contest on Tuesday, January 29. Ritchie County will meet a Crusaders team coming off a 70-46 league win over Wirt County (Elizabeth, WV). The Crusaders record now stands at 9-5.
The Wildcats (4-12) will now prepare for their contest against Magnolia (New Martinsville, WV). The Blue Eagles enter the non-league contest with a 4-13 record. In their last contest, Magnolia was outscored by Valley (Pine Grove, WV), 54-48, in a non-league contest.