Both Golden Eagles varsity basketball teams escaped with victories Tuesday night against Huntley Project. At home, the Fergus girls defeated the Red Devils, 45-41, while in Huntley the Fergus boys came away with a 47-44 win over the Red Devils.
The Fergus girls got off to a strong start in the home contest against Huntley. Normally the Golden Eagles have dug themselves into a hole during the first quarters of a game, but Tuesday’s contest was much better for the Eagles. Behind 6 points from Ajiah Ross, the Fergus girls took a 12-6 lead at the end of the first period.