New Jersey High School Basketball - Marist nips Hudson Catholic
(February 7, 2011: Bayonne, NJ 07002) Fans at Monday's league challenge between the Marist Royal Knights (Bayonne, NJ) and the visiting Hudson Catholic Hawks (Jersey City, NJ), saw Marist's basketball squad hold off Hudson Catholic by a score of 70-67.
With the victory, Marist improves its record to 13-4 on the campaign. The Royal Knights travel to Union City (Union City, NJ) to battle the Soaring Eagles in a Hudson County - Coviello challenge on Tuesday, February 8. The Soaring Eagles come into the challenge with a record of 9-10. Union City lost 60-54 in their recent league challenge against Memorial (West New York, NJ)
Next up, the Hawks battle the Kearny Kardinals (Kearny, NJ) in a Hudson County - Coviello test, on Thursday, February 10. Hudson Catholic will attempt to advance on its 16-4 season record. The Kardinals go into the test with a 3-16 record after their 67-21 league loss to St. Mary (Jersey City, NJ).