The Pinnacle High boys and girls basketball teams each started their 2011-12 season on a high note, each starting with winning records.
But as the season has gone along, each team as succumbed to defeat on a few occasions, leaving the teams hungry to get 2012 off to a hot start.
The Pinnacle High girls started the season with plenty of momentum as they ran out to a 6-1 start. Since then the Lady Panthers have gone 2-3, leaving them with a 8-4 (1-1 Region 19) record overall.
Their next game is against Whitehorse on Friday, Jan. 6 at 7 p.m. at Pinnacle High.
The Pinnacle High boys also started the season on a high note as they won four of their first five games. Since then they have slowed down a bit, going 1-2 over their last three games.
The Panthers are currently 5-3 (1-1 Region 19) and sit in second place.
Their next game will take place on Wednesday, Jan. 4 as they travel to take on Concordia Prep.