The Pioneer Ridge Middle School eighth-grade boys varsity basketball team rallied for 17 fourth-quarter points but fell just short to rival Wheatridge, 41-39 in the annual Fill the Fieldhouse event at GEHS on Feb. 9.
Brett Sherman led the way with a team-high 12 points. Andrew Halverson added 10; Jacob Oswald, nine; Michael Trivilino, six; and Nolan Oswald, two.
Trivilino and Jacob Oswald had four assists each.
“The kids played with outstanding effort,” said coach Kevin Collins.