Maryland High School Basketball - Bishop McNamara nips Bishop O'ConnellFebruary 2, 2019: Forestville, MD 20747
Fans at Saturday's league challenge between the Bishop McNamara Mustangs (Forestville, MD) and the visiting Bishop O'Connell Knights (Arlington, VA), saw Bishop McNamara's basketball squad hold off Bishop O'Connell by a tally of 66-64.
With the victory, Bishop McNamara improves its record to 16-8 on the campaign. The Mustangs travel to Paul VI (Fairfax, VA) to play the Panthers in a VISAA Division 1 challenge on Tuesday, February 5. The Panthers come into the challenge with a record of 18-5. Paul VI lost 78-57 in their recent league challenge against DeMatha (Hyattsville, MD)
Next up, the Knights play the Gonzaga Eagles (Washington, DC) in a Washington Catholic challenge, on Tuesday, February 5. Bishop O'Connell will attempt to improve on its 17-6 season record. The Eagles come into the challenge with a 18-5 record after their 94-65 league win over St. Mary's Ryken (Leonardtown, MD).