Boys Varsity Basketball · Valley Boys’ Basketball Battles Fort Dodge Monday


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The Valley High School varsity boys’ basketball team will welcome Fort Dodge on Monday, Jan. 13. The opening tip is set for 6:30 p.m.

The Tigers, now 5-3, are coming off a 87-34 victory over Des Moines East last Tuesday.

Highlights: Valley Boys’ Basketball vs. Des Moines East

Highlights: Valley Boys’ Basketball vs. Des Moines East

Senior Jake Auer is the Tigers’ top scorer, averaging 16.4 points per game. He’s shooting about 46 percent from the field, 35 percent from 3-point land, and about 81 percent from the free-throw line.

Junior Ty Walker is averaging nearly 14 points per game, and sophomore Eli Raridon is adding almost 10 points per game. Walker leads the team with 23 assists on the season, and Raridon is the Tigers’ best rebounder thus far, crashing the boards for almost seven rebounds each time out.

As a team, Valley is scoring about 64 points per game, is shooting 44 percent from the field, and almost 33 percent from behind the arc.

Leading into Monday’s game, here are the conference standings:

For fans unable to attend Monday’s game, you can follow @vhstigers on Twitter for live updates.