Arizona High School Basketball - Highland tops Desert RidgeJanuary 18, 2019: Gilbert, AZ 85234
Fans at Friday's league challenge between the Highland Hawks (Gilbert, AZ) and the visiting Desert Ridge Jaguars (Mesa, AZ), saw Highland's basketball squad knock off Desert Ridge by a count of 53-34.
With the victory, Highland upgrades its record to 17-5 on the campaign. The Hawks host Desert Vista (Phoenix, AZ) to play the Thunder in a 6A Central challenge on Tuesday, January 22. The Thunder come into the challenge with a record of 13-9. Desert Vista won 51-41 in their recent league challenge against Queen Creek (Queen Creek, AZ)
The Jaguars now own a 6-17 record. They play next when they host Corona del Sol for a 6A Central test on Tuesday, January 22. Desert Ridge will encounter a Aztecs squad coming off a 82-23 league loss to Mountain Pointe (Phoenix, AZ). The Aztecs record now stands at 0-19.