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The Kingswood Oxford Boys Basketball team continued their impressive run on January 8th, securing a Founders League win against Taft with a final score of 61 to 45. The Wyverns’ tenacity, teamwork, and standout performances highlighted their determination to excel in league play.

Founders League Triumph
The victory against Taft was not just a testament to the team’s skill but also marked a significant Founders League win. The Wyverns displayed their commitment to excellence on the court, setting a positive tone for the remainder of the season.

Rebounding Excellence
In the battle for the boards, Odin Malz emerged as the Best Rebounder with an impressive 8 rebounds. Rhandyn Bair also contributed significantly with 6 rebounds, showcasing the team’s commitment to controlling the paint and securing crucial possessions.

Dynamic Scoring Duo
The scoring leaders for this game were DJ Biggins with 20 points and Rhandyn Bair with 19 points. Their combined offensive prowess once again proved instrumental in securing the victory, showcasing the Wyverns’ ability to generate points from multiple sources.

Playmaking Expertise
DJ Biggins not only led in scoring but also demonstrated playmaking expertise with 3 assists, setting up scoring opportunities for his teammates. The Wyverns’ ability to share the ball and execute well-crafted plays was evident throughout the game.

Defensive Intensity
Rhandyn Bair, Odin Malz, and Strykland Whittley-Ligon stood out in the defensive department, each contributing 2 steals. The team’s commitment to defensive intensity and creating turnovers played a crucial role in limiting Taft’s scoring opportunities.

Looking Ahead
With another impressive win under their belts, the Kingswood Oxford Boys Basketball team turns their attention to the next challenge. The Wyverns will face Hotchkiss at home on January 10th at 3:30 PM, and they invite the entire school community to come out and support them in what promises to be another exciting matchup.

Upcoming Game:

Opponent: Hotchkiss
Date: January 10th
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Hewett
The Kingswood Oxford Boys Basketball team is grateful for the continued support from the school community and looks forward to delivering more thrilling performances on the court. Let’s unite and cheer for the Wyverns as they continue to make their mark in the Founders League. Go Wyverns!

KO: 61 – Taft School: 45
Location: Hewett Gymnasium – Hewett – Hewett Gym

Event Details

  • Date: Monday January 8, 2024
  • Time: 4:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Win- KO: 61 - Taft School: 45

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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!