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Varsity Boys Basketball

On February 7th, the Kingswood Oxford Boys Basketball team delivered an electrifying performance against Loomis, clinching a thrilling victory with a final score of 61 to 60. The game was a true showcase of resilience, teamwork, and clutch performances from the Wyverns, earning them a well-deserved win.

Clutch Performance
Rhandyn Bair led the scoring charge with an impressive 22 points, followed closely by DJ Biggins with 16 points. Their combined offensive firepower propelled the Wyverns to victory, with both players stepping up in crucial moments to deliver key baskets.

Distributing the Ball
Rhandyn Bair and Declan Griffiths led the team in assists with 5 each, showcasing their playmaking ability and vision on the court. Stryckland Ligon also contributed with 4 assists, highlighting the Wyverns’ unselfish play and ability to create scoring opportunities for their teammates.

Defensive Intensity
Declan Griffiths and DJ Biggins led the team in steals with 2 each, demonstrating their defensive prowess and ability to disrupt Loomis’ offensive rhythm. The Wyverns’ commitment to defensive intensity played a crucial role in securing the narrow victory.

Rebounding Efforts
Chuck Hare led the team as the Best Rebounder with 5 rebounds, while Stryckland Ligon contributed 4 rebounds. Their efforts on the boards helped the Wyverns compete for possessions and control the paint against a tough opponent.

Game-Closing Performances
In the closing moments of the game, the dynamic backcourt duo of Rhandyn Bair and DJ Biggins showcased their composure and skill. DJ Biggins scored two crucial baskets under a minute to go, while Rhandyn Bair put the team ahead with a clutch free throw. Freshman Sebastian Cote sealed the victory with a game-winning rebound, highlighting the contributions of the entire team.

Looking Ahead
The thrilling victory against Loomis serves as a testament to the Wyverns’ resilience and determination on the court. As the season progresses, the team remains focused on their goals and looks forward to building on this momentum in future matchups.

The Kingswood Oxford Boys Basketball team appreciates the support from the school community and remains committed to representing Kingswood Oxford with pride and determination. Let’s continue to rally behind the team as they work hard to achieve their goals. Go Wyverns!

KO: 61 – Loomis Chaffee School: 60
Location: Hewett Gymnasium – Hewett – Hewett Gym

Event Details

  • Date: Wednesday February 7, 2024
  • Time: 2:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Win- KO: 61 - Loomis Chaffee School: 60

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