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Russellville falls to Skyline in district opener

Russellville falls to Skyline in district opener

February 28th, 2012 in News

Senior members of the Russellville Indian varsity basketball team were recognized prior to the varsity game on Senior Night Friday at the high school. From left are Alex Barbour and sister Shelby Barbour, team manager for the Indians, and their parents Robin and Melvin Barbour.

Photo by April Arnett

Russellville's varsity boys faced Skyline Saturday in first-round action at the Class 3 District 10 Basketball Tournament at Versailles, where the Indians ended their season with a 66-58 loss. Skyline outscored Russellville 13-10 in the first quarter, 18-11 in the second and 22-21 in the third. The Indians turned up the heat in the final frame to outscore Skyline 16-13.

Levi Kehr, who led the Indians with 29 points and 11 rebounds, scored his 1000th career point during Russellville's final game. Levi Anderson followed with 11 points and nine rebounds.

For more of this story check out the Feb. 29 issue of the California Democrat.