Maryland High School Basketball - Covenant Life prevails Avalon
(January 6, 2012: Gaithersburg, MD 20877) Covenant Life Cougars (Gaithersburg, MD) backers were in high spirits Friday as they witnessed their basketball squad thwart the visiting Avalon Black Knights (Gaithersburg, MD), 79-64 in a non-league bout.
With the win, Covenant Life upgrades its record to 8-3 on the season. The Cougars travel to Burke (Washington, DC) to battle the Bengals in a Potomac Valley challenge on Tuesday, January 10. The Bengals come into the challenge with a record of 4-2. Burke won 57-48 in their recent league challenge against Field (Washington, DC)
Next up, the Black Knights battle the Pope John Paul the Great Wolves (Dumfries, VA) in a non-league challenge, on Tuesday, January 10. Avalon will attempt to improve on its 2-4 season record. The Wolves come into the challenge with a 4-6 record after their 70-56 non-league loss to Middleburg Academy (Middleburg, VA).