Basketball - Boys Varsity vs Rivers School, The - Away - Kingswood Oxford

Basketball – Boys Varsity vs Rivers School, The – Away

Varsity Boys Basketball

On February 5th, the Kingswood Oxford Boys Basketball team faced a formidable opponent in Rivers, who currently holds the class-leading position and is ranked 15th nationally. Despite a hard-fought effort, the Wyverns fell short with a final score of 47 to 54. The game showcased the team’s resilience, defensive tenacity, and standout individual performances against a strong opponent.

Rebounding Efforts
Strykland Ligon and DJ Biggins led the team as the Best Rebounders with 5 rebounds each, while Odin Malz and Chuck Hare also contributed 5 rebounds each. Their collective efforts in controlling the boards and securing possessions were crucial in keeping the game competitive.

Scoring Leaders
DJ Biggins led the scoring charge with an impressive 17 points, followed by Chuck Hare with 8 points and Strykland with 8 points. Justice Hanna also contributed with 6 points, showcasing the Wyverns’ balanced scoring effort against a tough defensive opponent.

Defensive Stand
The Wyverns’ defense held Rivers to a season-low 54 points, highlighting their defensive discipline and determination. Despite facing a high-scoring opponent, the team’s defensive efforts kept the game within reach until the final buzzer.

Notable Achievement
Kingswood Oxford fought hard against Rivers, a nationally-ranked opponent, and held them to their season low in points. This accomplishment speaks volumes about the Wyverns’ defensive prowess and ability to compete at a high level.

Looking Ahead
As the season progresses, the Kingswood Oxford Boys Basketball team remains determined and focused on their goals. The experience gained from this challenging matchup against Rivers will serve as motivation as they continue to prepare for future games and strive for success on the court.

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: 47 – Rivers School, The: 54
Location: Rivers School, The
Directions: Follow I-84 E and I-90 E to MA-30 E/Cochituate Rd in Framingham. Take exit 13 from I-90 E

Event Details

  • Date: Monday February 5, 2024
  • Time: 5:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Loss- KO: 47 - Rivers School, The: 54

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