The Raiders prolific post-season run as the #8 seed came to a close on Sunday afternoon in the Region 3 Championship contest. FM fell to the Herkimer Generals 74-64.
The Raiders gave the Generals a scare as they jumped out to a 27-13 lead with 10 minutes remaining in the first half. Herkimer would not go away as they clawed their way back into the contest to end the half trailing FM, 35-31.
Herkimer continued their comeback in the 2nd half when they took the lead 43-42 with 13 minutes left. The Raiders kept in close and trailed 62-56 with 3 minutes left, but they ran out of time as the Generals sealed the victory.
Demmitt and Toussaint were both named to the Region 3 All Tournament Team.
FM ends their 2017-2018 season with a 15-11 record and finish as Region 3 Runner-Up.
Photo: The men's basketball team poses with their Region 3 Runner-Up Plaque