Vail Christian hoops starts postseason with wins

23rd February, 2016 by

By Chris Freud

EDWARDS — The dagger came with about five minutes left, courtesy of the Jessies.Vail Christian’s Jessie Raitt drove hard to hole, got the bucket and appeared to go down hard on the floor of the Wheeler Athletic Center.Just 18 seconds later, the Saints’ Jessie Hartley poured in a 3 from the corner.That sequence gave Vail Christian girls basketball enough breathing room for a 51-42 win against Rangely during Tuesday’s first-round game of the 2A District 5 Tournament.The Saints (15-4) are going to DeBeque on Friday to take on Paonia in the district semis. More importantly, Vail Christian earned a regional …

Source:: Vail Daily Feed