Basketball - Boys Varsity vs Westminster School - Away - Kingswood Oxford

Basketball – Boys Varsity vs Westminster School – Away

Varsity Boys Basketball

On January 19th, the Kingswood Oxford Boys Basketball team faced a thrilling battle on the road against Westminster, culminating in a heart-stopping 61-60 victory. The game was a testament to the Wyverns’ resilience, teamwork, and the undeniable thrill of a last-second buzzer-beater.

Close Encounter
In a game that kept fans on the edge of their seats, the Wyverns engaged in a back-and-forth struggle with Westminster. The intensity on the court and the competitive spirit from both teams made for an unforgettable matchup.

Buzzer-Beater Brilliance
Strykland Ligon emerged as the hero of the day, showcasing nerves of steel. In the waning moments of the game, with the score tied at 60-60, Ligon seized the opportunity and sank a buzzer-beater, securing the Wyverns’ victory. His clutch shot not only sealed the win but also left an indelible mark on the game.

Team Effort
While Ligon’s buzzer-beater will be etched in the memory, the victory was a true team effort. The Wyverns demonstrated exceptional teamwork, resilience, and a collective determination to secure the win against a formidable opponent.

Looking Forward
The victory against Westminster is a moment to celebrate for the Kingswood Oxford Boys Basketball team. As the season progresses, the team will draw inspiration from this thrilling win, learning valuable lessons and building on the momentum for future challenges.

The Kingswood Oxford Boys Basketball team appreciates the support from the school community and looks forward to delivering more exciting performances on the court. Let’s continue to rally behind the team as they pursue success and make our school proud. Go Wyverns!

KO: 61 – Westminster School: 60
Location: Westminster School
Directions: Take Trout Brook Dr and CT-185 W to Riverside Rd in Simsbury

Event Details

  • Date: Friday January 19, 2024
  • Time: 6:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Win- KO: 61 - Westminster School: 60

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!