#1 Regis Jesuit faces #2 ThunderRidge for a battle of the top 5A ballers
KUSA- The undefeated and No. 1 ranked Regis Jesuit Raiders (19-1) surrender their first loss of the season as No. 2 ThunderRidge (19-1) took home the win on the road with the final score of 59-36.
The Grizzles were down by one after the first quarter but came out strong on defense as they only surrender two points to the Raiders. ThunderRidge dominated throughout the game on both sides of the ball. Grizzles senior Zach Pirog was a played excellent defense and offense, grabbing crucial offensive and defensive rebounds and dishing in easy buckets. He protected the paint in the defensive zone with his rebounding and shot blocking.
Regis Jesuit will be hosting the number five ranked Chaparral Wolves (15-4) on Friday, February 13. ThunderRidge will be back at home against the Ponderosa Mustangs (10-10) on Friday, February 13.