NEW LONDON – The West Rusk Raiders played host to the Australian Horizon Crocs Friday night defeating them by 20 points in non-conference action.
Talon Winings scored 19 points and Myles Foster chipped in another 18 as the Raiders pulled away in the second half.
The Crocs were led in scoring by Jai Styles and Blake Russell, each with 10 points.
The Raiders were up 36-22 at the half, but were not hitting on the majority of their shots.
While the Crocs presented some interesting offensive sets, the Raider defense held the Crocs to just 37% shooting.
The Raiders were just as chilly hitting 27 of a whopping 73 field goals on the night. Almost a third of them were from behind the arch as they went 8-for-28 from three-point land.
Neither team shot above 50% in any of the scoring categories.
Crocs 9 13 9 14 - 45
WR 18 18 15 14 - 65
Australian Horizon Crocs - Jack Callaghan 6; Jai Styles 10; Harrison Keaney 2; Riley Keel 6; Blake Russell 10; Aaron Colbert 2; Oliver Dipe 2; Thomas Cameron 7
West Rusk - Logan Patterson 5; Talon Winings 19; Jamal Ford 6; Myles Foster 18; Gavin Smith 9; Jimmie Harper 6; DK Anthony 2