JV Wins, Varsity Holds on for the Win at Ritenour
The JV won 54-32 behind 20 points from Jacob Sidwell. They set the tone early as they were able to get points in the paint in the first half. The JV has won three in a row, the last two coming over Ritenour.
In the Varsity game, it was a game of runs…South trailed 13-12 after one quarter and led by one at the half. In the second half, South went ahead for good as they took the lead 34-31 with 4:42 remaining in the third quarter. The Patriots were up 50-40 with 5:35 left in the game but Ritenour was able to cut the lead to two with the ball with 20 seconds left, but the Patriots were able to get the stop and the win! Eddie Ahearn recorded a double double with 20 points and 10 rebounds.
Both teams will play again Friday at Oakville.
Eddie Ahearn leads Parkway South to victory over Ritenour
Recap: Parkway South Patriots vs. Ritenour Huskies
Jan 4, 2024, 10:38am
After losing to the Ritenour Huskies the last time they met, the Parkway South Patriots decided to demonstrate that turnabout is fair play. Parkway South narrowly escaped with a win as the team sidled past Ritenour 55-53.
Eddie Ahearn was his usual excellent self, dropping a double-double on 20 points and ten rebounds. Those ten rebounds set a new season-high mark for him. Parker Wolf was another key contributor, scoring five points.
The win got Parkway South back to even at 6-6. As for Ritenour, they have lost three out of their last four, the lose has dropped them down to 4-9.
Both squads will have to hit the road in their upcoming games. Parkway South will be staying on the road on Friday to face off against Oakville at 7:00 p.m. on January 5th. As for Ritenour, they will challenge St. Mary’s at 7:00 p.m. on Friday. One thing working in St. Mary’s favor is that they have posted big point totals every time they’ve taken the court this season.