KIT Championship Game vs Lawrenceville School - Home - Kingswood Oxford

KIT Championship Game vs Lawrenceville School – Home

V Boys Basketball

In a thrilling clash on December 17th, the Kingswood Oxford Boys Basketball team added another victory to their impressive season, defeating Lawrenceville with a final score of 54 to 45. The Wyverns showcased resilience, teamwork, and stellar individual performances to secure the win.

Defensive Brilliance: Strykland Whittley-Ligon
A standout in this hard-fought battle was Strykland Whittley-Ligon, whose remarkable performance off the bench had a profound impact on the game. Whittley-Ligon demonstrated defensive mastery by holding Lawrenceville’s best player to just 4-16 shooting—an outstanding contribution that played a pivotal role in securing the Wyverns’ victory.

Rebounding Dominance
DJ Biggins continued to showcase his prowess on the boards, earning the title of Best Rebounder with an impressive 9 rebounds. Biggins’ tenacity in the paint contributed significantly to the team’s success, both defensively and offensively.

Offensive Leaders
DJ Biggins not only excelled in rebounding but also led the team in scoring with 18 points, further solidifying his status as a key player for the Wyverns. Rhandyn Bair orchestrated the offense with finesse, leading in assists with 4, showcasing the team’s well-rounded offensive capabilities.

MVP and All-Team Honors
Chuck Hare emerged as the MVP of the game, delivering a stellar performance that contributed to the Wyverns’ success. His leadership, scoring, and defensive contributions earned him this prestigious recognition. DJ Biggins secured a well-deserved spot on the First Team, highlighting his exceptional skills on the court. Rhandyn Bair and Odin Malz were both recognized with All-Second Team honors, a testament to their consistent contributions to the team’s success.

Looking Ahead
As the team enters the holiday break, they can reflect on their accomplishments so far and prepare for the challenges that lie ahead. The next opponent on the schedule is Millbrook, and the Wyverns are gearing up to continue their winning streak on January 6, 2024.

Upcoming Game After Holiday Break:

Opponent: Millbrook
Date: January 6, 2024
The Kingswood Oxford Boys Basketball team encourages the entire school community to come out and support them as they resume play in the new year. Let’s continue to cheer for the Wyverns and celebrate the success they have achieved on the court. Go Wyverns!

KO: 54 – Lawrenceville School: 45
Location: Hewett Gymnasium – Hewett – Hewett Gym

Event Details

  • Date: Sunday December 17, 2023
  • Time: 3:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Win- KO: 54 - Lawrenceville School: 45

KO and a Cup of Joe – Thursday Mornings throughout the Summer

Join us for a brief information session to learn about the academic and co-curricular offerings at Kingswood Oxford School during the summer: June 20, 27, July 11, 18, 25, August 1, and 8 at 8:30 a.m. in Roberts Building’s lower lobby. For more information, contact our Admissions Office at (860) 727-5000. What a Difference a Day Makes!