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Ritter bball vs Heritage Miles 5Senior Anthony Dumes’ 18 points propelled The Cardinal Ritter Raiders to a 64-62 victory over the Heritage Christian Eagles last Friday. The Raiders clinched their lead late in the fourth quarter on a two-pointer from Tharran Cook.

Cardinal Ritter fell behind early, trailing 34-28 at the half, but avenged their first half with solid second half play. The Raiders finished strong, adding 20 points in the final quarter to build their lead up to 7 late in the game.  Heritage Christian however fought back to bring the game within one possession, but The Raiders were able to withstand The Eagles comeback attempt.

Ritter bball vs Heritage Brad 4Dumes was aggressive all night which led to him getting to the free throw line ten times, and connecting on 80% (8-10) of his trips.  Dumes also dished out 4 assist on the night.  Cardinal Ritter had two other players finish in double figure scoring in Junior Shelby Turner, and Sophomore Nate Soltis.  Soltis poured in 17 points, and Junior Shelby Turner added 11 points to fuel The Raiders offense.  Soltis (6 rebounds, 2 steals, 3 blocks) and Turner (5 rebounds, 4 steals) were also big contributors defensively.

Other impact players for Cardinal Ritter were Ange Gnamkey (8 points, 4 rebounds), Tharran Cook (4 points, 5 rebounds, 1 steal), Miles Tracy (4 points, 7 rebounds, 1 block), and Daion Daniels (2 points, 2 rebounds).

Ritter bball vs Heritage Nate 9The Raiders finished the game with 37 rebounds (11 offensive / 26 defensive), five blocks and 11 steals off of 20 Eagles turnovers.

The JV Raiders stayed unbeaten on the season picking up a 65-50 win over Heritage Christian JV.  Sophomores Joey Gruber and Dan Bayler both finished with 12 points, and Nemo Jones added 10.  All 9 players on the JV team scored.  
Both teams followed up that win with a game against the Northwest Space Pioneers and a game Friday against Southport.   JV will begin the night at 6, and Varsity will follow at 730.  Come out and support the Raiders!
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