Raiders Get 3rd Place in Roseville Holiday Tournament
January 2, 2012By Scott Hoeg of Roseville Girls Basketball
Three games in three days for the Roseville Raiders resulted in winning two and losing one. in the 1st annual Roseville Holiday Tournament.
Roseville opened the tournament versus Minneapolis Southwest were in control from the beginning defeated Minneapolis Southwest 74-36. Roseville moved on to the semi-final round playing against Buffalo. A back-and-forth battle between Buffalo as there were numerous lead changes, but Buffalo ended up prevailing in the end 53-49. Roseville went into the 3rd place game looking to regroup and defeated Burnsville 69-54 getting 3rd place in the tournament.
Playing well for Roseville throughout the tournament were Jacqlyn Poss, Allison Cordes, Olivia Hansen, Larissa Graham, Emma Schaefer, Emily Christansen, and Monica Burich. The JV and B-Squad teams also achieved 3rd place in their brackets of the Roseville Holiday Tournament.
The Raiders played again at home versus Mounds View on Tue., Jan 3rd at 7:15 pm.