Virginia High School Basketball - Bishop McNamara nips Bishop IretonDecember 15, 2017: Alexandria, VA 22314
Bishop McNamara Mustangs (Forestville, MD) backers were pleased Friday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the host Bishop Ireton Cardinals (Alexandria, VA), 56-52 in a league bout.
With the victory, Bishop McNamara upgrades its record to 5-2 on the campaign. The Mustangs host Bowie (Bowie, MD) to play the Bulldogs in a non-league bout on Saturday, December 16. The Bulldogs come into the bout with a record of 1-0. Bowie won 77-70 in their recent league bout against Northwestern (Hyattsville, MD)
Next up, the Cardinals play the Thurgood Marshall Academy (Washington, DC) in a non-league bout, on Saturday, December 16. Bishop Ireton will attempt to improve on its 0-3 season record. The come into the battle with a 4-2 record after their 82-75 non-league win over DuVal (Lanham, MD).