Red Devils open season looking to improve

Lancaster High School varsity boys basketball team members from left are Tre’Seaunn Sutton, Jason Curry, Gerkeil Owens, Destin Lee, Deston Davenport, Gerrell Moody, Dorrien Lee, Jaiquawn Smith, Corey Smith and Detaye Wilson. Photo by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi

The varsity Red Devils had a busy first week of the season, playing four games in five days and going 1-3 with an overtime loss.

We are looking to improve on last year’s 14-8 record,” said coach Tim Rice. “We will still be young in some ways, even though the juniors have a year of experience having to play varsity as sophomores.”

With only 10 players on the varsity boys basketball roster, “we are looking for guys to step up because we may not have the depth as in years past,” added Rice.

The Devils lost back-to-back over the weekend in the annual John Stone Tournament at…