Rite of Passage shoots down Fernley | NevadaAppeal.com

Rite of Passage shoots down Fernley

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YERINGTON – Jonathon Harris and David Simmons scored 21 points each to lead Rite of Passage to a 72-60 victory at home against Fernley in the 3A Division I opener for both teams on Saturday night.

Harris shot 8-for-8 from the free throw line in the fourth quarter as Rite of Passage (1-0, 5-9) put the game away. Simmons also contributed nine points as the Rams outscored Fernley 25-18 in the fourth quarter.

Tyler Selden led all scorers with 29 points for Fernley.

PREP BASKETBALL

Rite of Passage 72, Fernley 60

Fernley 15 15 12 18 – 60

Rite of Passage 14 16 17 25 – 72

Fernley (0-1)

Lambeth 4 0-0 8, Hanneman 2 0-0 5, Chisum 4 2-4 10, Selden 13 1-3 29, Reeder 2 4-4 8, TOTALS 25 7-11 60.

Rite of Passage (1-0, 5-9)

Alberti 1 4-12 6, Johnson 0 2-2 2, Arthur 6 4-6 16, Harris 3 15-17 21, Simmons 9 3-7 21, Beasley 2 2-4 6, TOTALS 21 30-48 72.

3-point goals: Fernlley 3 (Hanneman 1, Selden 2. Team fouls: Fernley 29, ROP 18.

Next game: Rite of Passage at Whittell.