Boys Basketball Falls To National Ranked Covington Catholic

Posted on January 7, 2018 in Boy's Basketball, Winter Sports

The boys basketball team travelled to Cecilia, KY to play in the Indiana/Kentucky Challenge Cup. The day features 5 Indiana teams facing off against 5 Kentucky teams. The Eagles faced off against nationally ranked Covington Catholic.

The Eagles fell 69-53. Trailing 23-10, 41-20, 51-37 at the breaks. Early in the fourth quarter Oak Hill was able to cut the lead to 11 and had a couple of opportunities to cut the lead to single digits, but had costly turnovers. The Colonels were able to run the lead back up to 19 before the Eagles were able to score.

Caleb Middlesworth led Oak Hill with 16 points. Tyce Frank and Tahj Johnson both had 10.

Oak Hill will play Southwood at home on Tuesday, Jan. 9th. The JV game will start at 6:00pm.

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