Raiders Down NSK Eagles
RUTHVEN – Ruthven-Ayrshire’s Raiders collected a satisfying 51-44 victory over North Sentral Kossuth on Friday night in a Cornbelt Conference boys tilt at Ruthven.
After a slow start in the first quarter, the Raiders got their offense on track and with the addition of some solid defense, were able to keep North Sentral Kossuth in check for the contest to claim the 51-44 margin of victory.
Colton Bakken would earn the double-double with 18 points and 11 rebounds. Dylan Smith added 13 points, while Trevin Enderson tallied six points. Kyle Toillion and Brecken Stukey both added four points, while Austin Dyer had three, Carter Williamson added two and Brandon Smith chipped in a free throw.
“We played excellent defense and were able to get the ball inside to our post man for easy shots,” noted RA?Head Coach Randy Hough. ” I was also very happy with the play of our kids coming off the bench.”