Virginia High School Basketball - Bishop Ireton knocked off by Bishop O'ConnellFebruary 12, 2019: Alexandria, VA 22314
The Bishop O'Connell Knights basketball team scored 69 points and held the host Bishop Ireton Cardinals to 57 in the Knights league triumph on Tuesday.
The Knights now sport a 19-8 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to St. John's for a Washington Catholic contest on Friday, February 15. Bishop O'Connell will battle a Cadets team coming off a 69-63 league loss to DeMatha (Hyattsville, MD). The Cadets record now stands at 20-7.
The Cardinals (11-17) will now prepare for their contest against Archbishop Carroll (Washington, DC). The Lions enter the Washington Catholic contest with a 13-14 record. In their last contest, Archbishop Carroll ran past Our Lady of Good Counsel (Olney, MD), 68-59, in a league contest.