Boys Varsity Basketball · Defensive Effort Leads Raiders to 59-50 victory Over Blue Devils; Next Up Mentor


The Shaker Heights Red Raiders defeated the Brunswick Blue Devils 59-50, keeping them undefeated on the season with a 2-0 record.
The Raiders full court press rattled the Blue Devils as they lead 32-16 at halftime.

Senior Captain Dale Bonner lead all scorers with 13 points at the half.
The Raiders led by as much as 15 points in the second half when the Blue Devils started to mount a comeback led by guards Kyle Goessler and Danny Dakdouk. The Blue Devils cut the lead to as close as 6, but clutch free throws from Bonner sealed the deal for the Raiders.
Junior guard Kyle Goessler finished with 19 points and Senior guard Danny Dakdouk added 13 points to highlight the scoring for the Blue Devils.
The Raiders received superb performances from Seniors Dale Bonner and
Christian Guess. Bonner poured in 24 points, 7 rebounds, 6 assists and 9 steals. Guess added 16 points along with 7 rebounds.
The Raiders improved to 2-0 on the year. The Blue Devils pick up their first loss of the season, falling to 2-1.  The Raiders hit the road to take on the Mentor Cardinals in a conference rival game December 15th at Mentor High School.