On Friday the Scorpion Basketball teams competed against Washington High School in 4A Competition.
The Scorpions battled Washington to a 52 – 52 tie in regulation with 5 seconds remaining on the clock, we missed a layup to win the game. The Scorpions fell in overtime 56 – 54. This moves us to 5 – 2 for the season.
JV Recap: Coach Johnson
The JV team traveled to Washington for a hard fought game. Ultimately couldn’t overcome missing more than 20 free throws. The final score was 43-48. The team was lead in scoring by sophomore center Dmari Johnson with 21 points. Our record currently stands at 2-1
Freshman Recap: (Coach Day)
Wow what a game for Desert Edge frosh! 51-50 victory! Proud of these guys effort. Ondray Reid with game clinching layup. Grant Parks with the defensive stop to end it. Parks had 12 pts, 9 rebs. Malik Lanfair had 14 pts. Matt Willis protecting the boards with 11 rebs! 3-0 for us on the week!
We play at home tomorrow against Apache Junction. Come out and support your Scorpion hoops.