Virginia High School Basketball - Covenant edges Holy Cross RegionalDecember 20, 2016: Charlottesville, VA 22902
The Covenant Eagles (Charlottesville, VA) basketball nipped the visiting Holy Cross Regional Gaels (Lynchburg, VA), 65-64 in Tuesday's league contest.
The Eagles now sport a 5-4 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Tandem Friends for a non-league contest on Thursday, January 5. Covenant will battle a Badger team coming off a 51-47 league win over Wakefield Country Day (Flint Hill, VA). The Badger record now stands at 4-2.
The Gaels (6-6) will now prepare for their contest against Roanoke Catholic (Roanoke, VA). The Celtics enter the VISAA Division 3 contest with a 5-1 record.