Wesley Christian "RED" and "BLUE" both pick up big road wins at Mountain Mission Thursday night
Night one in the books at the 62nd annual Neosho Holiday Classic. The Circuit Riders played a smothering man to man defense and scored early and often in cruising to the easy 61-19 win. Next up will be Ruskin High School from Kansas City, Missouri in Round 2 at Neosho High School. Tipoff is scheduled for 6:30 PM CST. The win was the 7th consecutive win for the Circuit Riders!!!!
Wesley Christian completes the West Virginia Sweep. Thursday night the Circuit Riders took on the top ranked team in West Virginia Capital High and came out with a thrilling 74 - 59 win. Friday night the Circuit Riders faced another top 5 team from WV in George Washington High and came away with a 72 - 63 overtime win over the Home team. The Circuit Riders go into Christmas with a very impressive 16 - 5 record. Up next will be a trip to Neosho, Missouri and a first round matchup with Wooddale High School in the Neosho Holiday Classic.
Wesley Christian wins two in Tennessee!!!! This past Friday night the Circuit Riders took down the host Greeneville High School Devils 60-32 in the Presidents Classic. On Saturday the traveling Circuit Riders faced off against the Pioneers of David Crocket High School and after a slow start was able to pull away for the 60-44 win. The Circuit Riders held the Pioneers to just one field goal in the forth quarter.
The Circuit Riders will be on the road and in action in Greenville, Tennessee tonight (Friday) and Saturday in the Presidents Classic. Friday night at 8:00 Wesley Christian will face Greenville High School and Saturday night at 6:15 the Circuit Riders will face Crocket High School.
Game today against Teays Valley Christian on WYMT.
Wesley Christian 75 Huntington Prep 74
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Next game is this Thursday, Dec. 8th at 9PM in the Buckeye Elite National Showcase in Portsmouth, Ohio against Nationally ranked Hamilton Heights (Tennessee) followed by a matchup with First Love Christian (Pennsylvania) at 3PM Friday afternoon also in the Buckeye Elite National Showcase. Saturday at 5PM the Circuit Riders will face a very skilled Teays Valley Christian Prep (WV) in the Bobby Keith Classic at Clay County High School in Manchester, Kentucky.
The Circuit Riders finished up a big weekend with three straight wins!!!!!! Friday night the Circuit Riders played host to Knoxville Christian and scored early and often as they defeated the visitors 98 - 44 on Homecoming night. Saturday the Circuit Riders hit the road and traveled to London, Ky to play in the LEGACY NISSAN CLASSIC. Wesley Christian took care of business in game 1 over St. Louis Christian by a score of 77 - 48. Junior guard Benson Lin was selected as the games most valuable player. After receiving the award Lin presented the award to his teammates and called the award a team most valuable players award!!!!!! The week concluded with the Circuit Riders facing Mt. Zion Prep Sunday afternoon. The circuit Riders managed to cap off a perfect week as they defeated the Maryland based prep school 73 - 66 behind a career high 23 from Sophomore guard Mason Shifflet followed by the games MVP Benson Lin with 20. With the win Wesley Christian improves to 10 - 4 on the season.