Virginia High School Basketball - Covington edges McCluerFebruary 17, 2018: Covington, VA 24426
In Saturday's league outing, the Covington Cougars (Covington, VA) basketball squad nipped the visiting McCluer Fighting Blues (Buena Vista, VA), by a margin of 55-53.
The Cougars (19-3) will now prepare for their outing against Auburn (Riner, VA). The Eagles go into the non-league outing with a 4-21 record. In their last outing, Auburn was tipped by Fort Chiswell (Max Meadows, VA), 70-51, in a league outing.
The Fighting Blues now own a 12-10 record. They play next when they host Galax for a non-league outing on Monday, February 19. McCluer will encounter a Maroon Tide squad coming off a 58-48 league loss to Bland-Rocky Gap (Bland, VA). The Maroon Tide record now stands at 9-12.