The Cardinal Ritter Boys Basketball Team beat the Southport Cardinals during the Christmas break. The Raiders won every aspect of the game en route to a 76-41 dismantling.
CRHS started off hot which was capped off in the first quarter by a deep buzzer beating 3 by Shelby Turner to give the Raiders a 22-15 lead and effectively take all of the wind out of the Cardinals’ wings. The Raiders then locked in defensively in the final 3 quarters holding Southport to single digits scoring in each period.
The Raiders offense was led by “Nasty” Nate Soltis and “I Can See For” Miles Tracy who each had 19 points respectively while Tracy collected 10 boards. Joey “Gamer” Gruber followed with 9 points (4 rebounds, 2 steal) along with Tharran Cook with 8 (5 rebounds), Nemo Jones with 6 (4 rebounds, 1 block) and Turner with 6 points (3 rebounds).
Cardinal Ritter dominated the glass the entire game finishing with 41 rebounds (13 offensive) while adding 2 blocks and 6 steals.