Big Sandy boys pick up a pair of wins to start 2019

Defeat North Star 60-48 and Box Elder 55-47 to improve to 5-3

The new year started off very well for the Big Sandy Pioneer boys basketball; team as they picked up a pair of District 9C wins over North Star, 60-48 on Friday and Box Elder, 55-47 on Saturday to improve to 5-3 overall and 2-3 in conference to improve to fourth in the District.

The Pioneers girls weren't as fortunate as they fell to the Knights Friday, 62-20 and the Bears on Saturday, 68-29.

Junior Ryan Roth knocked down a pair of triples in the first quarter Friday night and sophomore Kade Strutz added a pair of baskets to help Bi...